A floating garden is a brilliant way to bring color to your pond or backyard water feature. The best part is that you don’t have to go hunting for a pond planter because it is a simple DIY you can make at home.
How to Easy Grow _Lilies. Use a container that is wide and shallow Use a heavy soil intended for use in the garden, not a fluffy potting soil that will float out of the container. Remove old leaves and thick, fleshy old roots.
Ponds in pots - pond plants in a container Tips on planting a water gardening 'container pond' feature with small varieties of water plants that will provide a patio pond in a pot for a smaller garden space.
Everything You Need to Know to Build the Perfect Backyard Pond
Water Hyacynth (Eichhornia crassipes) is a free-floating pond plant, that sends a spike of lavender flowers up from a rosette of leathery, glossy green leaves. Perennial in Zones often grown in colder climates as an annual.