Stone Garden Art is created at various stone factories in eastern China. The summer of 2017 brought us to Qingdao, China for my fourth visit since 2010. Qingdao is where my journey to China began in 2010, as I laid out the groundwork for the 2011 IWGS International Symposium. About two hours outside Qingdao is a progressive and creative stone factory. Here the workers and artisans create magnificent stone carving. The stone might be grey granite, green marble, basalt or yellow sandstone to name … [Read more...] about Stone Garden Art
Bergen Water Gardens is excited to participate in the return of Rochester's premier garden show: Gardenscape 2018. The dates of this year's Gardenscape are March 8 until March 11, 2018. Thursday to Saturday 9:00 till 8:00 PM, Sunday 9:00 till 5:00 PM. The location of the show will be the The Dome Center in Henrietta, New York. Gardenscape offers wonderful gardens to experience, superb educational talks and a fabulous Garden Marketplace featuring vendors from around the … [Read more...] about Gardenscape 2018
Bulk Pond Filter Media has arrived at Bergen Water Gardens. Bulk filter media provides many options for you pond filtration needs. Select from 1 inch and 2 inch polyester, non-woven materials or the ultra fine 1.5 inch blue & white polyester. Electric knives are idea to cut your bulk filter media to the specific size and shape of your filter. Materials are best rinsed in clear pond water to preserve as many of the "good" bacteria as possible. Under normal use, these non woven … [Read more...] about Bulk Pond Filter Media
Bergen Water Gardens has just received another shipment of hand selected, choice driftwood from North Carolina and Malaysia. The North Carolina pieces are aged red cedar and Malaysian wood is a dense hardwood. Drift is a perfect accent to your waterscape! Driftwood is ideal for: Natural decorating around a pond or waterfalls Will sink and provides a natural shelter for pond fish and koi Growing plants on and around the wood Unique water feature with water flowing on or through … [Read more...] about Driftwood for your Pond
Atlantic Water Gardens TidalWave3 Asynchronous Pumps have arrived! Moving more water per watt than the competition, in sizes ranging from 1500 GPH to 9000 GPH, these clog-resistant, hard water-tolerant pumps are perfect for all high flow, medium head applications. Compact design and horizontal or vertical orientation fits small spaces and tight skimmers Male threaded inlet/outlet offer easy connection to standard fittings, less restriction and greater flows Ribbed, reinforced … [Read more...] about TidalWave3 Asynchronous Pump
Save $25 to $30 on Pondmaster Pond-Mag Water Pumps at Bergen Water Gardens Save $25 on Models 2 thru 7 Save $30 on Models 9.5 thru 24 Mail-In Rebate Coupons are available at time of purchase Pond-Mag Pumps must be purchased between 4/12/15 and 06/30/15 Rebates must be postmarked by 7/30/15 Rebate will be provided as an American Express Reward Card PONDMASTER 350GPH MAGNETIC DRIVE PUMP • • 350 GPH Maximum Flow with a 10'6" … [Read more...] about Pondmaster Pond-Mag Mail In Rebate
Our final project of 2014 was to replace our perennial garden between our parking lot and greenhouse. We now have a 3' x 50' pond in which to display our extensive selection of plants for the side of a pond or marginal plants. This pond also features 3 premium products from Atlantic Water Gardens PS 7000 Pro Skimmer: 9" Weir opening allows up to 7,000 gph of flow. A trap net and heavy duty brush panel for filtration. A sturdy lid and a tough LLDPE polyethylene shell for the ultimate in … [Read more...] about New Aquatic Plant Display Pond
Pond aeration is important in both the winter in summer seasons. During the summer it insures maximum gas exchange and guarantees maximum oxygen levels in the water. During the winter aeration is the most cost effective way to maintain a hole in the ice to permit toxic gases to escape. We offer several models of air pumps to aerate your water garden or koi pond: PondAir 2 and PondAir 4 Airmax® PondAir™ Aeration Kits deliver essential oxygen and circulation to ponds up to 2,000 gallons. … [Read more...] about Pond Aeration For Winter and Summer
Bergen Water Gardens is excited to showcase a new display pond designed and built by Tom Warmerdam of Acorn Ponds and Waterfall. Tom has provided us with a superb pond which is highlighted by a naturalistic waterfall. Filtration is accomplished by a skimmer and an Atlantic Water Gardens waterfall system, powered by a 2,400 gph asynchronous water pump. This pond also features a fish cave for added security for your aquatic friends. Tom installs ponds, disappearing waterfalls and smaller water … [Read more...] about New Display Pond at Bergen Water Gardens Sept. 2014
Save $50 on Savio's Compact Skimmer (8 1.2" Faceplate sold separately) This compact unit is able to filter ponds up to 700 gallons and skim ponds up to 2,500 gallons. Savio Skimmers help in 4 ways: Skimming Action - removing floating debris, such as leaves, from the water's surface. The debris is held in a rigid plastic basket which has a handle for easy disposal! Biological Filtration - the 2 filter pads serve a site for beneficial bacteria to live. These helpful bacteria break down … [Read more...] about Savio Compact Pond Skimmer – End of Season Special!
Bergen Water Gardens is offering up to 46% off Laguna's MaxFlo Waterfall and Filter Pumps this July or until they are gone! Laguna Max-Flo Waterfall & Filter Pumps are designed to pump water loaded with moderate amounts of solid particles and transport these suspended solids to suitable external filter systems. The filter may be a waterfall filter or a pressurized filter which then traps the debris which may pollute and cloud your pond water. The uniquely-shaped pump cage allows the … [Read more...] about SALE Laguna MaxFlo Waterfall and Filter Pumps
Get Your Pond Water Ready for a Clean & Clear Spring! MICROBE-LIFT/Autumn / Winter Prep helps accelerate the decomposition of leaves, sediment and other organic matter during the fall and winter months. MICROBE-LIFT/Autumn / Winter Prep will also jump start your pond to a healthier environment in the spring. MICROBE-LIFT/Autumn / Winter Prep is a two-part system of liquid bacteria and dry, water soluble packets containing a blend of cellulase enzymes, cellulase-producing bacteria and a … [Read more...] about Microbe-Lift Autumn/Winter Prep
Sho Koi Impact has been our choice at Bergen Water Gardens for superior koi and goldfish nutrition since 2000. Sho Koi Impact food is made with OPTIMÛN which stimulates a koi’s or goldfish’s immune system. This will provided added resistance to sickness and disease. Sho Koi Impact: Improves immunity Reduces mortality Provides better nutrient absorption Contributes to superior color Complete digestibility Optimum Growth Assists in water clarity Improves disease … [Read more...] about Sho Koi Impact Foods – We Recommend Them!
Bergen Water Gardens is proud to offer the finest UV sterilizers on the market: the SMART UV Sterilizer by Emperor Aquatics, Inc. Ultraviolet sterilization is the ultimate solution to “green water” in your pond. For koi keepers who demand “gin clear” water the use of a UV sterilizer is standard equipment for your Koi Pond. At the correct dosage and flow rate, UV sterilization will also kill harmful pathogens and bacteria which may cause significant health problems to your koi. SMART UV … [Read more...] about Turn Your Green Pond Water Clear in 3-5 Days GUARANTEED!
This year PONDCARE® introduces QUICK START™, an innovative new treatment to the simplify Spring start up. QUICK START contains live, nitrifying bacteria to immediately start the biological filter and support a healthy, balanced pond all season long. The unique, patented nitrifying bacteria in QUICK START are scientifically proven to quickly consume ammonia and nitrite. Use when starting a new pond, adding new fish, changing water, changing filter media, after medicating , or whenever ammonia or … [Read more...] about May 2013 New Product: QUICK START™
The perfect 45ml EPDM pond liner for your water garden or koi pond A 'fish friendly' liner that is not harmful to the environment. Incredible resistance to ultraviolet radiation (and other harmful environmental conditions) and waterline-weathering. Excellent expansion and contraction capabilities which help prevent punctures by allowing easy adaptation to roots, rocks and other subgrade objects. Ultra flexibility to more easily form to, and, fit unusual contours caused by unique … [Read more...] about Pond Liner