"I think the big pond was maybe about 3 1/2 feet...it was deeper, but I thought it was too deep so I filled it in. The falls are maybe a foot and a half deep. Thanks for your nice comment.
Gonna build one?
"Thanks Sheri~ The real challenge will be when they need to be replaced someday. We get a lot of snowfall and rain each season. Permafrost plays a big factor too. Alaska didn't have a Home Depot or Lowe's when these were put in. LOL., now…"
Hi... Thanks for the kind words. You have some beautiful pictures. Did you take the pictures of the birds? The landscaping has been an on going process... I believe we built the pond 10 years ago, and that's basically when it all got started. It's always a work in progress, and always changing!
"Right now my beets are just growing in the blue pot on the end. Everything got planted late this yr. due to the move and lack of tilled up land. They have only been in there a short while so no using the roots yet. Haven't had to cover anything…"
"Vicky, are you covering your beets for late crop? Mine will freeze so now is the time to start using them up. I was cutting leaves during the summer. My seed packet on spinach says to pull the whole plant, but that is spring & they are light…"