So I finally got around to finishing off my aquaponics setup. This has been one of the most annoying projects by far and mainly because of all the tiny mistakes I made while doing it. I started out with just an idea and here we are, working! Along the way I learned that I’m rubbish…… Continue reading Aquaponics… Finally!
You would be forgiven that this was just a post about girls names… Erm… And you would be right… And wrong! While I was out in my garden today I noticed that three newish plants were in the the process of flowering. First was the Cherry. Now in open blossom it is actually quite a…… Continue reading Cherry, Lily and Honesty
Yesterday, I posted a Wordless Wednesday that showed how I had battered my grass in obvious tracks. One path was to the bird feeder and the other was to the pond. The reason for the latter is that I have been doing a lot of work on the pond this winter, what with it having a…… Continue reading Setting Up The Aquaponics
While it’s not something your average bloke would care to admit… I did. Around November I did a post about how my pond had a hole and was losing water at a fair rate. Well, cut to today being a wonderful spring day. No, lets not talk about that for now… I will never get…… Continue reading I found the hole!!!
Oh noes! It appears I have a leak in my pond… But I also found out that I have a lot more frogs than I thought I did! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UessKwwbPKc
So I had a little time in the garden this morning in between the rain showers. Did a couple of odd jobs. I also noticed something, but I will show that in another post, probably tomorrow. I trimmed back my Aquilegias. I actually trimmed them both back but I only took photos of my oldest…… Continue reading Of Plants and Ponds
I’m thinking of either getting rid of or at least changing the job of my pond in a pot. I took out the plants that were in there are now in the back part of the pond. so I now have no use for the pond in a pot. HOWEVER… What I may do is…… Continue reading My Pond in a Pot