It's important to learn how to maintain your landscape pond no matter whether it's large or small, in-ground or aboveground. In addition to plants, the materials from which a pond is constructed influence the maintenance requirements of a landscape pond. Here are some basic elements of a landscape pond:
It seems counterintuitive, but there can be fewer steps to maintaining a large landscape pond than a small one. Smaller ponds are more prone to fluctuation in ecology and chemistry. However, all ponds need weekly maintenance, with more work at the beginning and end of the growing season in cold-weather climates. Here's how to maintain a landscape pond from season to season.