Is this feasible for my pond?

newgen(9 Central California)October 27, 2010

Saw these plants at the Long Beach aquarium. I'm wondering how to grow them in my pond. I think they are grown in a heavy barrel, to prevent tip over by wind. Can you guys ID what this plant is?

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pondmaninal(7b)

It's a mangrove tree, possibly red mangrove. How big is your ponds surface?

    Bookmark   October 27, 2010 at 9:14PM
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newgen(9 Central California)

7' x 15', maybe a dwarf mangrove will do?

    Bookmark   October 27, 2010 at 10:20PM
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