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Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Backyard ponds bring the resort feel home

Here is a pond designed by Sonny Alansky for the backyard of his home in Rockledge, Fla. It measures roughly 37 feet in diameter, has three waterfalls and 14 koi fish. Backyard ponds, which range from small and simple to meandering and ornate, can become a passion for many gardeners.