Vibrant red, gleaming yellow and pearly white — koi fish have long been prized for their beauty and elegance. These stunning fish, which are often used for ornamental purposes in ponds, can be worth up to hundreds of thousands of dollars and even have beauty contests organized for them. However, there is more to them than meets the eye. Here are some interesting koi facts.
Aquatic plants and fish are great additions to your pond or aquarium, and can beautify them further. However, it is imperative to care for them and keep them in good health so that they will continue to enhance your pond and support its ecosystem. Caring for them in cold weather like winter is especially important. Here are some ways you can care for your aquatic plants and fish.