Monthly Archive: December 2016

Dec 20

Water Lilies: Hardy and Tropical Water Lilies for Ponds

Water lily, tropical blue

Water lilies (Nymphaea species) are extremely valuable to the pond. They not only look great and flower well, but the floating leaves provide shade, eliminating the light needed by algae. They also provide a hiding place for fish and other water creatures. Water lilies should cover half of the open water space to help maintain …

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