Business partner and founder Paul Ryan has run operations and managed the company since its establishment in 1980. Paul started it all way back in the late seventies as a teen by developing his interest in keeping aquatics to breeding and selling off his produce. To Viscum, providing good quality service and advice has always been of paramount importance, which is why all Viscum employees thrive to ensure the best quality advice is always available.
Welcome to Viscum Water Gardens and Aquatics. A family owned business specialising in fish, aquariums, ornamental ponds, associated equipment and maintenance for over 35 years.
Our staff have extensive knowledge and strive to maintain our uncompromised customer- and after-sales service. We cater for everyone, from specialists to novices and our livestock ranges and fishkeeping equipment are second to none. Over the years of trading we have built strong relationships with suppliers and should have no problem obtaining any specific brand or model of anything you might require form the aquatic industry.
Why choose Viscum?
We know a thing or two about fish
Our longstanding reputation and expertise in all things aquatic means we're perfectly placed to provide the best fishkeeping advice. Viscum has two shops in Yorkshire, located in Barnburgh and Brodsworth (within the Markham Grange Nurseries). Each store is home to someone of expertise within specific areas of aquatics and water gardens.
Our stores generally stock over 200 species of livestock at any one time and are home to someone of expertise within specific areas of aquatics from marine, tropical to coldwater.
We deal with a large variety of suppliers to give a broad range of Aquariums, pond equipment and dry goods. We also give competitive quotes for specially requested stock.
We specialise in both pond and aquarium design and construction for domestic and commercial clients. Including sleeper and timber ponds as well as bespoke aquariums.
We provide full maintenance and refurbishment services for ponds and aquariums including filtration maintenance. For both residential and commercial clients.