A great looking pond always has a full complement of plants that bring it to life and encourage wildlife to flourish. Here's Dan Everton's guide to choosing the correct plants for your pond.
The water lily is probably the nation's favourite aquatic plant, and Andrew Taylor previews the next episode of 'Plant Odysses' in which Carol Klein celebrates its unique characteristics.
This guide by Dan Everton will help you to understand pond plants better and to be able to make an informed choice when you decide to add them into your pond.
If you want to create a Chinese or Japanese styled garden, David Coton has plenty of ideas and inspiration for ornaments, structures and plants that will provide a wonderful oriental feel.