For you who have the hobby of keeping the koi fish, you can build the koi pond in your backyard. Thus, it will avoid the boring accent that turns to be the stunning accent. It is charming and always good to look at. It needs extra effort to construct too, but you can a lot of inspirations of backyard koi pond ideas.
Related to the koi pond construction, you have to make the good planning. You can make a consideration of such aspects as budget, location, length and depth of the koi pond you are going to run. In this project, you probably need much money since the koi pond should be completed by water pumps and filtration as well in order to maintain the cleanliness of water circulation in the koi pond. Next, decide the location. The koi pond should be built in the area where there is the shade. Then, since the koi can reach the bigger size, determine the right length and depth so that the koi can grow well. You don’t need to build the new koi pond as well which is more outsize than the previous one.
Plants belong to the item that complete the fish pond. In the common fish pond, people usually add the plants whether they are the kinds of floating or underwater plants to bring the shady effect, the great ecosystem and the lovely look. However, in the koi pond, it is recommended for not to insert those plants because the koi fish eats those plants.
If you want to add the green atmosphere into your koi pond, you can grow some plants and flowers in the edge of koi pond. You can grow them directly into the soil or into the pots and then arrange the pots based on the shape of koi pond in its edge.
In addition, to get the koi pond more natural, you are able to place the big stones too both vertically or horizontally at the process of building the koi pond. Among the vertical stones arrangement, the small waterfall will increase the adornment in the koi pond.