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Summer Pond Pictures

PostPosted: Jan 07, 2007 8:18 pm
by JoshS
I didn't post any pond photos all summer, so thought I would post a few...

PostPosted: Jan 07, 2007 8:23 pm
by JoshS
A couple more...

PostPosted: Jan 07, 2007 8:40 pm
by LucyGoose
Beautiful Josh!! I don't have a pond, but like seeing others!

Thanks for sharing!!

PostPosted: Jan 07, 2007 10:02 pm
by Annie
OH WOW! BEAUTIFUL :o
Ok so now I can go out and look at my little pitiful one :lol: .

PostPosted: Jan 08, 2007 3:11 pm
by Nathalie23
Wow! This is awesome! :o :D

PostPosted: Jan 08, 2007 7:09 pm
by thy
beautiful and so wonderful you think it is unreal
Great pics, changed my mind for the most beautiful several times ....

You have made a heaven out of a pond :D

Pia

PostPosted: Jan 09, 2007 8:55 am
by tsneal
Wow....those lilies are gorgeous! Love your pond..thanks so much for posting pictures!

Stephanie

PostPosted: Jan 09, 2007 11:55 am
by JoshS
Thanks, everone...glad you enjoyed the pics! I can't wait for the pond to be liquid again...LOL!

PostPosted: Feb 27, 2007 1:26 pm
by Linda P
Such beauty! I haven't checked in this forum for a couple of months. I can't believe I missed this.
I'm going to get my little pond in this year if it's the last thing I do!!! Have had the liner and pump for 2 years now, and so far haven't been able to get help lined up. Maybe if I just start digging, my family will feel sorry for me and come to help? :lol: :roll: :o
Got any more pics? I'd love to see more!
Linda P

PostPosted: Mar 17, 2007 6:28 pm
by thy
Linda
Have you tried the "dessert for digging" methode :wink:

Had to go back and look at Georges pond again... it is fantastic

PostPosted: Jun 18, 2007 10:34 am
by pauhaus
Wow, Josh, just happened upon this post. Beautiful, beautiful pics. :P

PostPosted: Jun 18, 2007 7:41 pm
by Gruntfuttock
Do you have to drag all those exotics indoors for the winter? I'm surprised you can get them to flower in Iowa.

PostPosted: Jun 18, 2007 9:50 pm
by Mary Ann
I love your pond, Josh, and your lily pads and your pond lilies. Is that a natural pond? Everything looks so healthy.

PostPosted: Jun 19, 2007 8:51 pm
by JoshS
Thanks again, everyone.

The ponds aren't very photogenic, yet, this year. The hardy lilies are just starting to bloom nicely. The tropicals are still adjusting to their new, "arctic" climate :lol:

Mary Ann, these are all man made, rubber lined ponds.

Grunt, a lot of the tropical marginals spend the winter in the greenhouse. The tropical lilies we usually treat as annuals, though it is possible to keep them from year to year if you want to go to the trouble. They do fantastic during the summer, though. We do have to wait until the first of June to put them out, but they are right at home in our hot, humid summers.

PostPosted: Feb 15, 2008 11:05 pm
by putnamgardens
Oolala. Later, Love, Lisa

PostPosted: Feb 16, 2008 11:00 am
by JoshS
I can't wait to see the fish again...enough winter already!