Pond Care

At Lurvey, we offer the most popular products, selected and tested by our expert staff, from Aquascape, Aqua-Meds, Laguna, Microbe-Lift, and Pond Care to help keep your water garden healthy and looking beautiful all year long. We also offer seasonal essentials such as aerator kits, netting, de-icers, and low temperature fish foods, to ensure your pond and all its inhabitants make a smooth transition from one season to the next.


Algae Control

AlgaeFix

Selective Algaecide

The pond owner's most frequent problem is unsightly, green water caused by single-celled algae, string algae and blanketweed. Previously, algaecides were non-selective and killed the algae, as well as killed or damaged all the plants in the pond. AlgaeFix was the first EPA-registered, selective algacide, and is safe for use with live plants and fish. Powerful and fast-acting, AlgaeFix has been used successfully by pond keepers for over eight years for the effective control of green water algae, string or hair algae, and blanket weed. AlgaeFix is the leader in algae control.

  • Our #1 selling product for algae control
  • Effectively controls "green Water: algae blooms, string algae & blanketweed.
  • Keeps ornamental ponds and water gardens clean and clear.
  • For use in ponds, fountains, and waterfalls.

Microbial Algae Clean

Biological Algaecide

The first bacterial algaecide registered with the EPA. This product contains patented bacteria to control green water algae in ponds with live fish and plants. The bacteria help establish and maintain a clean pond, free of algae. They also help improve dissolved oxygen levels and reduce organic sludge and noxious odors from the pond.

  • Biological inhibitor of green water algae.
  • Promotes a cleaner pond environment.
  • Eliminates troublesome organic sludge & debris.
  • Will not harm live plants or fish.

EcoBlast

Spot Treatment Contact Algaecide

Aquascape EcoBlast Granular Algaecide is the fastest way to eliminate algae from waterfalls, streams and fountains. Simply sprinkle Ecoblast granuals onto the algae and watch it disappear. EcoBlast works best when the product is applied directly on the algae.

  • Eliminates algae on contact
  • Fast acting
  • Can be used at any water temperature
  • Ideal for waterfalls and streams

SAB Stream & Pond Clean

Bacteria & Enzyme Based Algae Inhibitor

Aquascape SAB Stream and Pond Clean contains pure strains of concentrated beneficial bacteria and enzymes. Ideal for breaking down algae and other organic debris in ponds, streams, and waterfalls. Not only does this combination of beneficial bacteria and natural cleaners help to maintain a strong biological balance in your pond, but it also starves algae of the nutrients necessary for it to flourish.

  • Keeps pond water clean, clear, & algae free
  • Maintains a balanced ecosystem
  • Reduces pond maintenance
  • Now containing 100% more phosphate binder
  • Reduces ammonia, nitrite, and phosphate
  • Safe for fish, plants, or animals that may drink pond water
  • Recommended follow-up treatment to EcoBlast for thorough algae control

Water Quality Treatment

Microbe-Lift/PL

An Ecosystem in a Bottle

A natural, beneficial, environmentally safe bacteria that is non-pathogenic, non-toxic and non-caustic. Microbe-lift/PL creates a healthy environment in your pond and promotes faster fish growth. It improves dissolved oxygen levels and reduces hydrogen sulfide odors. Microbe-lift/PL works in both high and low alkalinity. It metabolizes dead algae and dissolves away organic sludge.

  • Our #1 selling water treatment
  • Contains photosynthetic bacteria which naturally clear water by promoting flocculation
  • Creates a cleaner environment for your pond, improving fish growth, & longevity
  • Promotes cycling of pond, eliminating deadly ammonia, nitrite, & nitrate
  • Seeds and maintains biological filter

Beneficial Bacteria/Liquid

Maintenance Bacteria with Enzymes

Aquascape Beneficial Bacteria contains 8 pure strains of concentrated beneficial bacteria, including PSB bacteria and enzymes. This combination of nitrafiers and natural cleaners helps to maintain a strong biological balance in your pond. Aquascape Beneficial Bacteria maintains a strong biological balance providing clean, clear, and healthy water conditions.

  • Maintains a water quality & clarity for a well balanced ecosystem
  • Seeds & supercharges biological filter
  • Reduces ammonia, nitrites, & excess nutrients like phosphate
  • Reduces maintenance
  • Contains 8 strains of bacteria
  • Contains Photo Synthetic Bacteria (PSB)
  • 1 billion CFU per gram potency

Wetland Pond & Lake Maintenance

Bacteria with Enzymes for Large Ponds

Aquascape Wetland Pond and Lake contains 8 pure strains of concentrated beneficial bacteria, including PSB bacteria and enzymes. Aquascape Wetland Pond and Lake maintains a strong biological balance providing clean, clear and healthy water conditions. PSB (Photo Synthetic Bacteria) help quickly clear pond water by clumping fine debris and allowing it to settle.

  • Extremely economical
  • Maintains a balanced ecosystem
  • Reduces ammonia, nitrites, & excess nutrients like phosphate
  • The most concentrated biological water treatment available

Pond Support

Keeps Ponds Clean & Fish Healthy

A triple strength dry concentrate of beneficial bacteria that removes bottom sludge and deadly hydrogen sulfide and its bad odor from your pond water. Plus, Pond Support’s unique slow release oxygen formula improves life supporting oxygen throughout your fish pond. Pond Support’s natural flocculants will keep your fish pond clear and reduce phosphate levels and unwanted nutrients. It would take at least three other separate products to give your fish pond the same life supporting benefits as Pond Support. With just one easy treatment every other week your fish pond will stay clean and your koi fish healthy all season long.

  • Removes toxins which promotes healthy & faster pond fish growth
  • Clears pond water natures way
  • Dissolves organic sludge caused by leaves, bird droppings & fish waste
  • Stabilizes pH, adds life supporting carbonates to your pond water
  • Stimulates the beneficial bacteria in your pond filter for peak performance
  • Reduces ammonia and nitrites, & excess nutrients like phosphate
  • Improves the life supporting oxygen throughout your pond
  • Reduces deadly hydrogen sulfide and it’s bad odor

Sludge Away (SA)

Rapid, Natural Sludge & Muck Remover

Speeds the biological removal of slow to degrade organic waste matter from aquatic pond bottoms that would otherwise release toxic gasses to the surrounding environment. These gaseous by-products endanger fish, marine life and plants. Microbe-Lift/SA removes bottom organic sludge and muck, reducing or eliminating the potential harmful gaseous compounds, and helps clarify your pond water at the same time. Microbe-Lift/SA contains natural cellular matter, select biological accelerators and special microbes proven effective in pond sludge reduction.

  • Shown to break down up to 3" of sludge in as little as 4 weeks
  • 80% faster than competitive products
  • Binds phosphate

Sludge Remover

Triple Strength Dry Concentrate

A blend of specially selected beneficial bacteria, enzymes, and microbes in Aqua Meds Sludge Remover immediately begin breaking down and consuming the sludge and muck that accumulates at the bottom of ponds.

  • Extremely economical
  • Provides rapid sludge removal
  • Improves water quality & clarity
  •  Reduces maintenance
  • 100% natural, no harsh chemicals

Sludge & Filter Cleaner

Biological Pond & Filter Cleaner

Aquascape Sludge Cleaner contains 5 pure strains of concentrated heterotrophic beneficial bacteria. This combination of natural cleaners helps to maintain a strong biological balance in your pond while quickly cleaning between rocks, gravel and keeping filter pads from becoming quickly clogged. Aquascape Sludge Cleaner maintains a strong biological balance providing clean, clear, and healthy water conditions.

  • Keeps pond water clean & clear
  • Maintains a balanced ecosystem
  • Contains 5 strains of heterotrophic bacteria
  • 1.5 billion CFU per ounce potency
  • Contains marigold and humic acid

Sludge Cleaner Bubble Tabs

Pond Bottom and Filter Cleaner

Aquascape Sludge Cleaner Bubble Tabs contain over 500 million concentrated heterotrophic bacteria, including fast-acting enzymes and humic acid that can often help soften pond water. This combination of natural cleaners helps to keep pond bottoms and filters clean and clear resulting in less pond maintenance. Aquascape Sludge Cleaner Bubble Tabs maintain a strong biological balance providing clean, clear, and healthy water conditions.
• Keeps pond water clean & clear
• Maintains a balanced ecosystem
• Reduces pond maintenance
• Bubble Tab helps disperse sludge-eating bacteria quickly
• Contains added oxygen to target problem areas
• Simple, no measuring application
• Over 500 million CFU bacteria count per tablet

De-Tox Plus

The "Big Gun" of Water Conditioners

Instantly detoxifies and removes ammonia, chlorine and destroys chloramines. Many water conditioners remove the chlorine from the chloramines in your tap water, leaving the ammonia behind in your pond water for your pond filter to remove. KoiRx De-Tox Plus removes the ammonia from your fish pond water so it does not stress your filter or your pond fish.

  • Detoxifies Heavy Metals
  • Does not affect pH
  • Promotes the production of fish's natural slime coat
  • Adds Essential Electrolytes
  • Your best choice in emergency situations like power outages or filter failure

DecChlor & More

Dry Concentrate Form of De-Tox Plus

  • Instantly removes Ammonia, Chlorine and Chloramines
  • Detoxifies Heavy Metals
  • Improves the efficiency of your pond filter
  • Adds Essential Electrolytes to your pond water
  • Helps stabilize your pH
  • Very Economical

Pond Detoxifier

Makes Tap Water Safe for Fish and Plants

Turns tap water into pond water. Because tap water, including well water, often contains chlorine, chloramines and heavy metals, that if left untreated can cause damage to the pond ecosystem and its inhabitants.

  • Removes and detoxifies chlorine
  • Neutralizes ammonia
  • Detoxifies and chelates copper and heavy metals
  • Protects and repairs fish mucus membrane (slime coat)
  • Contains Valerian to relax pond fish during clean outs and transport 

Stress Coat

Fish & Tap Water Conditioner

A unique water conditioner that replaces the natural slime coating on the skin of pond fish when if has been damaged by handling, netting or other forms of stress. Instantly removes chlorine and conditions tap water. Contains Aloe Vera to help heal torn fins and skin wounds. Prevents the loss of internal fluids & electrolytes. Protects damaged tissue of fish against external disease-causing organisms. Use when s etting up a pond, adding new fish or changing pond water.

  • Proven to reduce fish stress by 40%
  • Instantly removes chlorine & chloramines
  • Use when setting up a pond, adding fish, or changing water

Water Clarity Treatments

Rapid Clear

Fast Acting Flocculent (Water Clarifier)
Quickly Clears Discolored or Cloudy Water Aquascape Rapid Clear is scientifically blended to quickly clear cloudy or discolored pond water by clumping suspended debris, also referred to as flocculation. Most ponds will be clear within 24 hours.

  • Quickly clears water by clumping suspended particles for easy removal by filter
  • Concentrated formulation
  • Safe for fish, plants or animals that may drink pond water
  • Works within 24 hours

Beneficial Bacteria/Dry

Fast Acting "Clean-Up" Bacteria w/ Enzymes

Aquascape Beneficial Bacteria contains 8 pure strains of concentrated beneficial bacteria, including PSB bacteria and enzymes. This combination of natural cleaners helps to maintain a strong biological balance in your pond. Aquascape Beneficial Bacteria maintains a strong biological balance providing clean, clear, and healthy water conditions.

  • Keeps pond water clean and clear
  • Maintains a balanced ecosystem
  • Reduces pond maintenance
  • Contains 8 strains of bacteria
  • Contains Photo Synthetic Bacteria (PSB)
  • 1 billion CFU per gram potency

Bacterial Bubble Tabs

Fast Acting "Clean-Up" Bacteria w/ Enzymes & Oxygen

Aquascape Bacteria Bubble Tabs contain 8 pure strains of concentrated beneficial bacteria, including enzymes. This combination of natural cleaners helps to maintain a strong biological balance in your pond. Aquascape Bacteria Bubble Tabs maintain a strong biological balance providing clean, clear, and healthy water conditions.

  • Keeps pond water clean & clear
  • Maintains a balanced ecosystem
  • Contains added oxygen to target problem areas
  • Simple, no measuring application
  • Contains 8 strains of bacteria
  • Over 500 million CFU bacteria count per tablet

Pond-Zyme with Barley

Heavy Duty Pond Cleaner

Specially selected bacterial strains in Pond Zyme with Barley immediately begin breaking down fish waste and dead algae that cause cloudy water, sludge build-up, and debris that clogs pumps and filters. Through natural nutrient competition and enzymatic action, Pond Zyme with Barley reduces pond maintenance and keeps pond water clean and clear.

  • Starts working in minutes
  • 100% natural
  • Helps maintain a natural healthy balance in the pond

EcoFix

Bacterial Pond Clarifier

Murky, cloudy water keeps you from enjoying your pond and fish as much as you'd like. In addition, dissolved organics and sludge build up can reduce the oxygen concentration in the water, creating a breeding ground for disease-causing pathogenic bacteria. By digesting sludge and reducing dissolved organics, EcoFix reduces organic pollution, increases the concentration of dissolved oxygen in the water, and maintains a healthy ecosystem in your pond.

  • Makes pond water clean & clear
  • Breaks down dead algae
  • Increases dissolved oxygen levels


Concentrated Barley Straw Extract

Organic Pond Clarifier

An environmentally responsible, cost-efficient water treatment that is a easy,clean, and natural approach to a healthy, beutiful pond environment. By-products given off by Microbe-Lift/CBSE, such as humic acid and hydrogen peroxide, help to oxidize organic debris and inhibigt algae growth, keeping ponds cleaner and water clearer.

  • One capful is equal to multiple barley straw bales
  • Goes to work on contact
  • Reduces current algae growth & inhibits future blooms
  • Can be used year round
  • Tip & pour container for easy measuring

EcoBarley Liquid Extract

Fermented Barley Straw Extract

Barley straw has been used for hundreds of years to promote clean clear water conditions in ponds and streams. Aquascape EcoBarley Liquid Extract is a pharmaceuticalgrade,fermented barley straw extract that has been concentrated to give you a clean clear pond. The added enzymes will help reduce pond maintenance by breaking down pond sludge and keeping filter pads cleaner.

  • Starts working instantly
  • Provides clear, clean pond conditions
  • Reduces current algae growth & inhibits future blooms
  • Concentrated formulation with added enzymes

Phos-X

Phosphate Binding Bio-Media

Specifically formulated for freshwater ponds to reduce many of the compounds that encourage unsightly water conditions and foul odors. Phos-X absorbs and traps phosphate, nitrite and nitrate, gradually and safely. As a result, your pond water will be crystal clear and provide ideal living conditions for fish and plants.

  • Easy to use
  • Greatly reduces hands-on pond maintenance
  • Creates a crystal clear water garden
  • Extremely effective at clearing green water
  • When exhausted makes a great biological filter media

Water Clarity Treatments

Rapid Clear

Fast Acting Flocculent (Water Clarifier)
Quickly Clears Discolored or Cloudy Water Aquascape Rapid Clear is scientifically blended to quickly clear cloudy or discolored pond water by clumping suspended debris, also referred to as flocculation. Most ponds will be clear within 24 hours.
• Quickly clears water by clumping suspended particles for easy removal by filter
• Concentrated formulation
• Safe for fish, plants or animals that may drink pond water
• Works within 24 hours

Beneficial Bacteria/Dry

Fast Acting "Clean-Up" Bacteria w/ Enzymes

Aquascape Beneficial Bacteria contains 8 pure strains of concentrated beneficial bacteria, including PSB bacteria and enzymes. This combination of natural cleaners helps to maintain a strong biological balance in your pond. Aquascape Beneficial Bacteria maintains a strong biological balance providing clean, clear, and healthy water conditions.

  • Keeps pond water clean and clear
  • Maintains a balanced ecosystem
  • Reduces pond maintenance
  • Contains 8 strains of bacteria
  • Contains Photo Synthetic Bacteria (PSB)
  • 1 billion CFU per gram potency

Bacterial Bubble Tabs

Fast Acting "Clean-Up" Bacteria w/ Enzymes & Oxygen

Aquascape Bacteria Bubble Tabs contain 8 pure strains of concentrated beneficial bacteria, including enzymes. This combination of natural cleaners helps to maintain a strong biological balance in your pond. Aquascape Bacteria Bubble Tabs maintain a strong biological balance providing clean, clear, and healthy water conditions.

  • Keeps pond water clean & clear
  • Maintains a balanced ecosystem
  • Contains added oxygen to target problem areas
  • Simple, no measuring application
  • Contains 8 strains of bacteria
  • Over 500 million CFU bacteria count per tablet

Pond-Zyme with Barley

Heavy Duty Pond Cleaner

Specially selected bacterial strains in Pond Zyme with Barley immediately begin breaking down fish waste and dead algae that cause cloudy water, sludge build-up, and debris that clogs pumps and filters. Through natural nutrient competition and enzymatic action, Pond Zyme with Barley reduces pond maintenance and keeps pond water clean and clear.

  • Starts working in minutes
  • 100% natural
  • Helps maintain a natural healthy balance in the pond

EcoFix

Bacterial Pond Clarifier

Murky, cloudy water keeps you from enjoying your pond and fish as much as you'd like. In addition, dissolved organics and sludge build up can reduce the oxygen concentration in the water, creating a breeding ground for disease-causing pathogenic bacteria. By digesting sludge and reducing dissolved organics, EcoFix reduces organic pollution, increases the concentration of dissolved oxygen in the water, and maintains a healthy ecosystem in your pond.

  • Makes pond water clean & clear
  • Breaks down dead algae
  • Increases dissolved oxygen levels

Concentrated Barley Straw Extract

Organic Pond Clarifier

An environmentally responsible, cost-efficient water treatment that is a easy,clean, and natural approach to a healthy, beutiful pond environment. By-products given off by Microbe-Lift/CBSE, such as humic acid and hydrogen peroxide, help to oxidize organic debris and inhibigt algae growth, keeping ponds cleaner and water clearer.

  • One capful is equal to multiple barley straw bales
  • Goes to work on contact
  • Reduces current algae growth & inhibits future blooms
  • Can be used year round
  • Tip & pour container for easy measuring

EcoBarley Liquid Extract

Fermented Barley Straw Extract

Barley straw has been used for hundreds of years to promote clean clear water conditions in ponds and streams. Aquascape EcoBarley Liquid Extract is a pharmaceuticalgrade,fermented barley straw extract that has been concentrated to give you a clean clear pond. The added enzymes will help reduce pond maintenance by breaking down pond sludge and keeping filter pads cleaner.

  • Starts working instantly
  • Provides clear, clean pond conditions
  • Reduces current algae growth & inhibits future blooms
  • Concentrated formulation with added enzymes

Phos-X

Phosphate Binding Bio-Media

Specifically formulated for freshwater ponds to reduce many of the compounds that encourage unsightly water conditions and foul odors. Phos-X absorbs and traps phosphate, nitrite and nitrate, gradually and safely. As a result, your pond water will be crystal clear and provide ideal living conditions for fish and plants.

  • Easy to use
  • Greatly reduces hands-on pond maintenance
  • Creates a crystal clear water garden
  • Extremely effective at clearing green water
  • When exhausted makes a great biological filter media


Seasonal Treatments

Spring/Summer Cleaner

Helps to Jumpstart Your Pond in Spring

Microbe-Lift /SSC is a natural water garden cleaner specifically designed as a seasonal approach to achieve the proper organic balance in ponds. This cleaner replenishes winter bacteria loss and accelerates the breakdown of leaves twigs and other accumulated dead organic waste.

  • Creates a healthier environment in the spring
  • Reduces buildup of dead leaves and residual organic sediment
  • Helps limit spring algae blooms
  • Easy to apply, pre-measured packets
  • Cost effective
  • Use with Microbe-Lift/PL to maximise restults

Autumn/Winter Prep

Two Part, Bacteria & Enzyme, Winterizing Kit

Microbe Lift/AWP helps accelerate the decomposition of leaves, sediment and other organic matter during the fall and winter months. It will also jump start your pond to a healthier environment in the spring. Microbe Lift/AWP is a two-part system of liquid bacteria and dry, water soluble packets containing a blend of cellulase enzymes, cellulase-producing bacteria and a cold weather bacteria. The cellulase enzymes, along with the cellulase-producing bacteria, are the key to accelerating the breakdown of leaves, organic sediment and sludge all winter long. The cold weather bacteria and liquid bacteria take care of the initial breakdown by-products.

  • Continues to provide sustained biological activity in water temperatures under 40°F
  • Contains psychrophilic strains (cold weather bacteria)
  • If frozen, bacteria will remain effective after thawing out
  • Effective in darker conditions (under ice and snow)
  • Helps to maintain a healthy immune system for your fish during the winter months
  • Leads to a cleaner, healthier pond come spring

Cold Water Benificial Bacteria

Maintenance Bacteria for Spring or Fall

Aquascape Cold Water Beneficial Bacteria contains 7 pure strains of concentrated beneficial bacteria that go to work quickly cleaning and balancing your ornamental pond, works at temperatures below 50°F. Aquascape Cold Water Beneficial Bacteria maintains a strong biological balance providing clean, clear, and healthy water conditions.

  • Maintains a balanced ecosystem at any temperature
  • Seeds & supercharges biological filter
  • Reduces pond maintenance
  • Reduces ammonia, nitrite and organic debris
  • 1.5 billion CFU per ounce
  • Contains marigold and vitamin B

Spring Starter Kit

Everything Needed to Start Your Pond Off Right

The Aquascape Spring Starter Kit comes complete with everything needed for a clean, clear and healthy pond. Not only does the starter kit treat your water, but it comes with everything you need to treat your entire pond. Comes complete with the following items:

  • Pond Detoxifier 8.5 oz.
  • Cold Water Beneficial Bacteria 8.5 oz.
  • Beneficial Bacteria Bubble Tabs 36 count
  • Sludge and Filter Cleaner 8.5 oz.
  • Pond Plant Fertilizer Tabs
  • Premium Cold Water Fish Food, Small Pellets 1.2 lbs.
  • Pond Thermometer
  • EcoBlast™ Granular 8.8 oz.

Pond Maintenance Kit

Pre-Selected Products to Help Maintain Your Pond

The Aquascape Pond Maintenance Kit comes complete with everything needed for a clean, clear and healthy pond. Take the guess work out of selecting the right products for your pond. Comes complete with the following items:

  • Beneficial Bacteria for Ponds 4.4 oz.
  • Beneficial Bacteria Bubble Tabs 36 count
  • EcoBarley™ Liquid Extract 8.5 oz.
  • Sludge and Filter Cleaner 8.5 oz.
  • Rapid Clear 8.5 oz.
  • EcoBlast™ Granular 8.8 oz.
  • Premium Color Enhancing Fish Food, Small Pellets 1.2 lbs.
  • Premium Fish Food Flakes 4.2 oz.


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