Koi Pond/Water Garden-HGTV Amazing Water Homes mediterranean-patio
 

Koi Pond/Water Garden-HGTV Amazing Water Homes

Bill Bibb, Designer Archiverde Landscape, built by Pool Environments

The project includes a koi pond/water garden and waterwall. The koi/water garden acts as a "mote" to the entrance of the residence. Thick native Texas limestone leuders create a bridge visitors cross to reach the home. A large glass wall with built in planters on top is settled in the middle of the water garden and greets visitors upon arrival. It also services as a divider between the main house and guest quarters.
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February 4, 2014
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Our client purchased these items. The glass reflecting balls were commissioned by an artist in Dallas.
   February 19, 2014 at 6:55AM
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November 27, 2013
stobinhouston wrote:
What type of gravel did you use around the trees & supplier?
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We worked with Landscape Architect Bill Bibb at Archiverde on this project. He would be able to help answer your questions. Here is his Houzz link: http://www.houzz.com/pro/archiverde/archiverde-landscape-architecture
   November 27, 2013 at 9:38AM
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February 27, 2013
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There are actually two different types of lights installed. The lights installed in the wall are Jandy LED lights. With the LED lights, you also have the ability to change the color of the lights. I believe there are 5 different color settings. The second set of lights run down the middle of the garden and are called stand lights. They are housed in a canister roughly the size of a canning jar and are topped with a brass lilly pad. This homeowner leaves the stand lights on 24 hours a day and uses the LED for additional lighting at night.
   February 27, 2013 at 7:33AM
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February 27, 2013
Zach Laycock wrote:
Are those floating glass balls in the water? Where can I get them? - Just curious about what looks floating glass sculptures in the water... they look really cool.
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Yes, they are glass balls. I believe the homeowner had them commissioned from an artist. They are beautiful!
   February 27, 2013 at 6:19AM
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They are Savannah Holly trees.
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Mediterranean gardens and koi ponds don't usually mix, but this installation proves the two can blend together with no problem.

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