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Pond almost done!

Hi all,

Almost done on the pond now. Here's some new pics...

http://i1368.photobucket.com/albums/ag165/jdoherty1976/8a95bacf5af4ad8e037dd775adeb1a4d_zpsa9cff0aa.jpg

 

http://i1368.photobucket.com/albums/ag165/jdoherty1976/b2ec245197d042ef9b3d640940e241d1_zps591df688.jpg

 

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  • BobTheGardenerBobTheGardener Leicestershire, UKPosts: 11,337

    That looks fantastic, Justin! image

    A trowel in the hand is worth a thousand lost under a bush.
  • nutcutletnutcutlet PeterboroughPosts: 26,572

    If I was a frog I'd be moving in Justinimage

     

  • FairygirlFairygirl west central ScotlandPosts: 47,198

    Brilliant Justin. You've worked really hard on that. Hope you get time to enjoy it.

    The liner's well disguised with planting  now image

    It's a place where beautiful isn't enough of a word....


  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Central Norfolk UKPosts: 79,567

    That's looking great - stand well back - it'll soon be colonised with all sorts of mini-beasts - ours is teeming with life image

    “I am not lost, for I know where I am. But however, where I am may be lost.” Winnie the Pooh







  • plotskierplotskier Posts: 65

    Is it too late to get frogspawn for the pond? I've made a pond on the plot by sinking an old fibre glass bath into the soil and putting in half a dozen aquatic plants., min'e I'm worried the sides are too steep for frogs.

    Your pond looks great Justin. Mine looks a bit oblong.

  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Central Norfolk UKPosts: 79,567

    Bruce - a bath will be much too steep sided for frogs - it will also be a death-trap to hedgehogs and other small mammals.  You need to find a way of making a shallow sloping 'beach' at one end. 

    “I am not lost, for I know where I am. But however, where I am may be lost.” Winnie the Pooh







  • LorrainePLorraineP Posts: 218

    Your pond looks great, Justin.  Would like to make a pond in my garden for my frog friends but can just imaging our batty dog thinking its for her to paddle in.  Probs have to leave that project for a few years.

  • MrsGardenMrsGarden Posts: 3,951

    That really is special, enjoy.image

  • hartleyharehartleyhare Posts: 81

    It looks lovely, stunning image.  Lot of hard work gone into it I should imagine.

  • NewBoy2NewBoy2 BristolPosts: 1,808

    Stick a helpful aid  up showing other people how to make one

    Everyone is just trying to be Happy.....So lets help Them.
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