and Loretta Downs, our owners, installed their first water garden in 1989.
At time there were few supplies available to them, and learning was hands
A desire was born to create a place where anyone could find a complete
selection of pond products, so that no one would go through the same frustrating
and expensive mistakes. The lower Willamette Valley was ready for a water
garden specialty store, Downs By The Pond opened July 2, 1994.
George and Loretta invite you to come visit
their dream in the making.