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Adding sound to a garden with a garden fountain
There are many methods to modify the "sound" of your garden. I would like to hear ideas from others on how to do this.
My ideas are:
1. planting plants to attract birds. http://learningstore.uwex.edu/pdf/G1609.pdf (good info about how to do this here. It is slow to load though, so make sure your internet connection is fast enough.)
2. adding a garden fountain like for flowing water sound http://www.gofountains.com/ A blog about fountains.
3. adding wind chimes http://www.arkansascityks.gov/index.aspx?NID=975 (You need to scroll down on this page a little to find the chimes I'm talking about.)
The simplest is, of course to add wind chimes, but my favorite way is to install a garden fountain.
Planting plants to attract birds works well too as long as you do your research and figure out what type of birds the plants might attract.
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Your sounds seem to be more relaxing than the ones we've got. *lol* We can hardly hear the birds since the girls make a lot of noise out there. I like the sound of water, and we're trying to add a water feature. Maybe this year.
Water does really draw the birds and other critters in. The birds are really noisy some days that they can drown out the neighborhood noises.