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CLEAR Water in the Fountian.....

Posted by gardenlady48 z5 IL (My Page) on
Sun, Apr 24, 05 at 13:23

Does anybody know what product I can use besides BLEACH to keep the water in my fountian clear without harming the plants surrounding it by the splashing?


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RE: CLEAR Water in the Fountian.....

try a uv fitler or a charcoal filter to keep the water clear. You can also get biological filters for sensitive envirnments like a coy pond.

Steve


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RE: CLEAR Water in the Fountian.....

I just discovered a product that does a great job with this - Fountec. I couldn't find it at Home Depot or Lowes, so I bought it online. My fountain had quite a bit of algae. I applied Fountec and a week later the water is clear. The best part is that it does not kill plants and is safe for birds.


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RE: CLEAR Water in the Fountian.....

This might not work depending on your design. I used to keep my ponds perfectly clear using old pillows. I had the water pumping and filtering down through that white stuff from a regular pillow.
I could remove it wash out the slime and reverse it. It worked great month after month.


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