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Types Of Algae In Water Garden

    in two basic forms: planktonic and filamentous. * Planktonic algae is the floating microscopic vegetation that is the source of the pea soup type of blooms that color your pond shades of green blue-green brown or variations in between. In controlled amounts this type of algae in your water garden
    …oxygen in your pond water. By providing subsurface aeration oxygen levels stay high all day and night. Aeration is also great for freezing climates. Running an aerator and a deicer together cuts your electricity costs and keeps a hole open in your pond. Aquatic Plants – Natural algae control.…
    …filtration but if your filter is undersized you will likely continually battle algae. Filtration Options There are two types of filtration: mechanical and biological. Mechanical filters remove debris such as algae mats and leaves. Biological filters provide a place for beneficial bacteria to…
    …elements in your pond such as waterfall boxes. Types of Aquatic Plants A good mix of aquatic plants does more than beautify your water garden. The marginal floating and submerged plants also absorb excess nutrients in the water and shade the pond's surface which can help prevent algae attacks and…
    …to algae problems if large amounts remain floating in the pond so be sure to keep the straw well-aerated and contained in near your waterfall stream or in shallow water if possible. Barley Pellets Compressed into a compact form the barley pellets also contain all the beneficial substances found in
  • Atlantic Pond & Garden Protector Net Kits

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  • API AlgaeFix

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    Water Algae * Remove Excess Organic Debris API AlgaeFix effectively controls many different types of green water algae string or hair algae and blanketweed in ponds that contain live plants and fish. API AlgaeFix for ponds will kill existing algae blooms keeping ornamental ponds and water gardens
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  • API Clear Pond Essential Bundle

    …EPA-registered pond algaecide that helps resolve algae problems and controls the formation of new algae. 1 teaspoon for every 50 gallons works fast to effectively control most types of algae. Including green water string and hair algae blanket weed algae in ponds koi ponds and fountains. Ecofix…
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  • …up with an algae bloom in the summer make sure to use a product that is appropriate to the size of your pond and watch for additives that can be harmful to fish and snails. Always have vigorous aeration running when using any type of algae killer. Check out our articles on Water Garden Algae Control
    …control algae blooms and provide cover for your fish. For ponds up to 50 square feet we recommend 6-12 floating plants 2 bog plants 5 submerged plants and 1 water lily. * Is it Warm Enough: Climates are different throughout the nation which influences the types of plants that can be grown in those…
    …filtration and should be placed in your skimmer box. High and super high-density pads provide a lot of surface area for your beneficial bacteria to cultivate so put those in your waterfall box. If you are using multiple densities in the same filter box make sure the water passes through the lower…
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