Landscaping Around A Small Pond. Create an outside border of bricks, large stones, or commercial edging to keep small rocks from tumbling out on the lawn. Enhance the area around large trees with color, texture, and design elements—while keeping those big guys healthy and strong.
The idea here is to show that you can have a small fish pond without aeration and filtration minus frustration and Instructables is a great place to make your ideas public. If you'd like tips on how to set up a small backyard pond, see my how-tos here. An above-ground design may be safer, too, but always supervise small children around any type of pond.
Enhance the area around large trees with color, texture, and design elements—while keeping those big guys healthy and strong.
The Dos and Don'ts for Landscaping Around Trees.
Don't end your rock walls, rather extend them into a pond that wraps around and creates a cooling, reflective surface in the shady areas of your garden. Steal these cheap, easy landscaping ideas for a beautiful yard right here, from pathways to planters and more. Leaves will still be able to slip through the board cracks, recycling.