The red sea is one of the most interesting seas in the world, because it is the warmest. The sea temperature never goes below fifteen degrees, so there are many animals – fish, animals, coral – about 200 thousand species. The diversity of wildlife that it is sometimes difficult to meet similar fish. They are all colorful and different.
I grew up in latitudes where the fish are very afraid of humans. Impossible to swim close to the fish, to examine her.
Here it’s different. Predators enough, the fish should be scared, but swimming in the sea is like swimming in a large aquarium – all fish languidly visiting diver from all sides, and slowly float their business, absolutely not afraid of the diver. I was very impressed, even more this fact surprises the children for whom multi-colored fish – like toys from a toy store. A lot of them, they swim around in flocks, coral fish and may even attack small pinch, if you sailed to the territory which they consider their own.
But for all the beauty here is very dangerous. The main rule – not to bother with excessive attention and especially not to try something to touch – poisonous creatures, fish with the sharpest teeth, suffer from them “if desired” will not be easy. Continue reading
Private pond at the cottage or the area of a country house is a great place for summer evening relaxation after working days. Contemplation of water, even a very small pond brings so much pleasure and relaxation. Nice if he inhabited ornamental fish and aquatic vegetation. Garden plot immediately acquires individuality.
In order for your pond served as a decoration, its design must be approached intelligently. The pond should be decorated with decorative plants and have fish in it, because with their help you can plunge into the wonderful world of nature.
Comfortable conditions for keeping pond fish
The scheme of temperature distribution in the pond.
For ornamental fish in the pond feel comfortable, first of all, they need space. The depth of the reservoir should reach 1.5 meters. Water surface area is calculated from 30/40 sq cm for a specimen length of 10 cm from this and we must proceed, settling pond ornamental fish. Continue reading
Lilies. Lilies are children of the sun. At least five hours a day they should be under his warming rays, to show all its beauty. Individual flowers remain open for three to five days and then once again go under the water. For a good development of the water lilies need a minimum area of 1-2 m 2 of water surface per plant. Dwarf varieties can be satisfied with a smaller area. When purchasing plants to follow the rule: better fewer, but better. If the water lilies will not be enough space, they will not bloom. Purchased water lilies need to be planted in the ground or storing in a shady moist place. However, they do not tolerate prolonged exposure to moisture. Before planting, check the state of the rhizome — whether it damage.
Azolla fern. Homeland azolly — subtropical America. Azolla, duckweed, floating on the water surface and hangs down roots to extract water from their nutrients. The plant is attractive with its whimsical leaves, like velvet moss. Color is not as bright as that of duckweed. Despite strong growth, it is quite suitable for a garden pond.
Aponogeton dvuhgolosyj. Lit areas this plant produces amazing flowers that will adorn your collection of aquatic plants. White spicate inflorescence smell of vanilla, it is bilobed and blooms all summer. If tuberous rhizome of this plant will not freeze, which can be avoided by vyrashivaniem in containers and wintering indoors in the summer it will bring you much joy. Bright green broadly linear leaves float on the water surface, reaching lengths of over 10 cm Continue reading