Combine Your Garden with a Fish Pond
The existence of a garden outside your house can make the home exterior becomes more perfect. Besides that, the garden can be a place to relieve stress, tired, and calm your mind due to exhausting activities. A combination of garden and fish pond can be a beautiful view in your house. So, you don’t need to go far away just because you want to relieve your stress. When you got home, you can directly see your garden in the back or in front of your house. Then, you will feel calm and refreshed when you see the fish dancing in the water, the foliage of plants that so spoil your eyes, and you will hear natural music by water gurgling of the fish pond.
You can make a garden that is combined with an artificial pond without losing its natural image. First of all, you can define what area that will be used as a garden place and its fish pond. Next, apply feature wall for your garden whether it’s made of cement or natural stones. The garden feature wall function as decorative background for your garden. If you don’t use the feature wall, you can grow vines or use living walls technic of vertical garden to cover your garden wall up. Place a fish pond in a certain place you have defined, but you have to determine fish pond design that makes between your house and the pond itself look harmonious.
Create a fish pond with a winding shape and decorate its sides with decorative leaf plants and inside the pond, place colorful fish. In the center of the fish pond, you can place a mini bridge or gazebo with whatever materials. Another way, you can build a mini lawn with natural stepping stones as a road to get the lawn. Here you will get closer to your garden and fish pond while reading a newspaper, eating snacks, or feeding the fish. Feel like in a natural flowing river, right?
The main discuss is about the garden. Grow some decorative plants around the fish pond such as rain lily, Japanese bamboo, bougainvillea, Hercules club, and other decorative plants. You can also use the wall of your garden as a vertical garden. Around your garden, you can put natural stones like coral stones or decorate your garden with grass.