The most decorative are considered shubunkin – gold fish with blue, red, purple, black.
Shubunkin and goldfish
In Europe fish is relatively recent, although in China, was bred for thousands of years. There are many species of these fish, the most persistent of them can live under a layer of frozen water, if only “window”.
Ornamental fish (not edible) in the winter water can’t.
Ordinary goldfish are inexpensive, unpretentious. Scales with metallic sheen, shiny. Can live up to 20 years and grow to 40 cm Spawn from April to July.
The most decorative are considered shubunkin – gold fish with blue, red, purple, black. Continue reading
I think that every lover of the beautiful there in my dreams to dive into the exotic underwater scenery of the coral reef. Transparent crystal water, enchanting design of the marine landscape and fantastic forms and colors of underwater inhabitants. But this dream can be realized, not necessarily go scuba diving and go far enough to find some space in the apartment for aquarium marine type. As in freshwater aquarium, it is difficult to create such vivid and unusual setting. Though this beauty is significantly more expensive, complex and requires constant care. Marine life is more gentle to the environment, quality and composition of water, its temperature parameters.
Types of marine aquariums
The most affordable option – aquarium for small aquatic animals such as clowns, chrysiptera, thalassoma. These fish coexist peacefully in a single vessel. This “Sea pond” with its calm and bright colors.
“Pond predators” allows you to keep large marine animals: Moray eels, triggerfish, grouper. This aquarium is much more difficult to contain and for home use it is not well suited. This underwater window, great to decorate an office or public reception office. Continue reading
Building a garden pond . in common parlance called simply “ film pond ” is logical and reasonable to begin with the design stage.
First you need to determine the site – it should be away from trees with a strong root structure. Perfect location garden pond is half the film of the reservoir cover shadow, the other half is under sunlight.
Otherwise in the summer sun, the water will begin to turn green, or “bloom” because of the huge number of microorganisms rapidly proliferating in the bright summer sun.
Hereinafter, the shape of the pit.
Garden pond rectangular or square shapes will look not quite natural, but as artificial construction. We are committed to the natural mind, isn’t it?
With the shape decided, now the depth of the film of pond per square meter of surface shall be at least 350-400 litres of water. If you plan to colonize fish, at least 900-1000L. Continue reading