Wisconsin's Water Library
Recommendations for springtime gardening
It’s spring and time for gardening. If you’re interested in adding a water feature to your yard or garden, Wisconsin’s Water Library has a number of suggested titles.
Any Wisconsin resident can check out books for free. The books are sent
to your local public library for pickup and return. Some available
The Master Book of the Water Garden. Swindells, Philip. Boston: Bullfinch Press, 2002.
A comprehensive guide to building and maintaining water features
that offers inspiration and a wealth of practical ideas and tips for
both amateur and experienced gardeners.
Encyclopedia of Water Garden Plants. Speichert, C. Greg and Sue Speichert. Portland, Oregon: Timber Press, 2004.
This is the definitive guide to the full range of plants available to water gardeners.
Simple Fountains for Indoors and Outdoors: 20 Step-by-Step Projects. Adkins, Dorcas. Pownal, Vermont: Storey Books, 1999.
Adkins tells readers everything they need to know to create elegant, soothing water fountains for their homes or gardens.