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Future Forests:   Waterplants and  Marginals. Updated  4th May 2017. 

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Description: Water LilyDescription: Caltha_PalustrisDescription: Iris sibericaDescription: Arum Lily

 

 

Our New Water-plants are now in Stock.
   

NO PRICE = Currently out of Stock

   

 

 WATERLILIES

 

Flower colour.           Approximate spread.             Planting depth

Pot Size

Euro

 

Nymphaea

miniature lilies suitable for small pools and tub gardens or in shallow water at the edge of a large pool

    'Pygmaea Rubra' Deep rose pink slightly fragrant flowers. Purple blotched leaves. Spread up to 0.5m. Depth 10-30cm 2lt 25.00

 

 Nymphaea

larger growing water lilies   

    alba Easily grown native white water lily. Slightly fragrant(20cm). Spread 1.7m 3lt 25.00
    ''Attraction' Dark red inner petals orange stamens(23cm)Oval  bronze leaves. Spread 1.2-1.5m 3lt 25.00
    ''Aurora' Flowers open yellow, deepen to orange and fianlly pinkish red. Spread to 90cm Depth 30-60 cm 3lt 25.00
    'Gonnere' Pure white double flowers with golden centre. Spread to 1.8m depth 60 -90cm 3lt 25.00
    'Marliacea Chromatella' Canary yellow flowers golden stamens(15cm). Spread 1-1.5m 3lt 25.00
    ''Rose Arey' Rose pink fragrant flowers, yellow stamens. Spread 60-90cm 3lt 25.00
    'Sioux' Pink to orange / red flowers Spread to 90cm 3lt 25.00
       

 

DEEP WATER PLANTS WITH FLOATING LEAVES  

   

 

Aponogetan

distachyos

Water Hyacinth Floating leaves, small fragrant white flowers

1lt 6.75

 

Nuphar 

lutea

Yellow Pond Lily Depth 50-100cm Large floating leaves, pungent yellow summer flowers, 2m spread

3lt 20.00

 

Nymphoides 

peltata 

Fringed Water Lily. Depth 10-50cm.Yellow flowers float over the water

1lt 6.75
         

OXYGENATORS     see also Floating Pondweeds below

   

 

Elecharis

acicularis

Hair Grass Fine grassy foliage, easy to control, depth 0-60cm

9cm 4.75

 

Hippuris

vulgaris

Mare's Tail  Bottle-brush stems rise out of the water to 30cm

9cm 4.75
       

 

FLOATING PONDWEEDS         Sold as a weighted bunch for 2

   
  Ceratophyllum

demersum

Hornwort  Dense ruffled floating pondweed, good oxygenator bunch 2.00
  Ranculus

aquatalis

Water Crowsfoot  Emerald green foliage, white flowers, good oxygenator sold out
       

 

 MARGINALS for  SHALLOW WATER and DAMP GROUND

   

Genus

Species/Variety

Common name and description

Pot Size

Price €uro

 

Acorus

gram Ogon Low clumps of bright yellow and green striped foliage 9cm 4.75
        1lt 6.75

 

Anagallis

tenella

Bog Pimpernel Dense carpet of tiny leaves and rosy pink flowers

9cm 4.75

 

Caltha

palustris

Kingcup / Marsh Marigold Masss of bright yellow spring flowers

1lt 6.75

 

Cardamine

pratensis

Lady's Smock Pale lilac flowers on wiry stems late spring / early summer

9cm 4.75

 

Carex

muskingumensis

Musk Sedge Feathery light green blades to 70cm

1lt 6.75

 

Cotula

coronipifolia

Brass Buttons Cheery round golden flowers

9cm 4.75

Cyperus

longus 

Sweet Galingale Hardy evergreen with pendulous, grass-like foliage 1.2m x indefinite

1lt 6.75

 

Equisetum

hymale

Dutch Rush Evergreen stems with attractive markings to 1.5m. V hardy

1lt 6.75

 

Glyceria

maxima variegata

 Grass like foliage with pink tints maturing to green / white 60cm.

1lt 6.75

 

Iris

ensata

Japanese Iris   Varied colours often with bold markings

1lt 6.75

 

 

pseudoacorus 'Alba'

White Flag  Broad leaves and creamy white flowers

1lt 6.75

 

 

pseudoacorus bastardii

Yellow Flag  Depth 0-20cm. Pale creamy yellow flowers

1lt 6.75

 

 

versicolor

Blue Flag Narrow sword leaves, blue / purple flowers to 90cm

9cm 4.75

 

Juncus

spiralis          

Corkscrew Rush Unusual spiral stems

1lt 6.75

 

Lobelia

cardinalis

Scarlet Lobelia Spires of brilliant red flowers to 1m late summer

1lt 6.75

 

Lychnis

flos-culi 'Terry's Pink'

Dwarf Ragged Robin Rose pink 'ragged' flowers, compact variety to 20cm

9cm 4.75

 

 

flos-culi 'White Robin'

White Ragged Robin Talle growing than above to 1m with white flowers

9cm 4.75

 

Lysichiton

camtschatcenis

White Skunk Cabbage White arum shaped flowers March to May

1lt 6.75

 

Lysimachia

nummularia '

Creeping Jenny Rounded foliage, good ground cover for pond edges

1lt 6.75

 

Lythrum

salicaria

Purple Loosestrife  Tall deep pink flower spikes all summer

1lt 6.75

 

Mentha

aquatica

Water mint- Depth 0-45cm- Creeping plant 15-90cm aromatic leaves, whorls of lilac flowers 6-8.

9cm 4.75

 

Mimulus

cupreus 'Red Emperor'

Monkey Musk Bright red flowers in summer, forms low clumps to 40cm

9cm 4.75

 

Mysotis

scorpioides

Water Forget-Me-Not Clusters of small clear blue flowers 30cm

9cm 4.75

 

Phalaris

arun. var picta

Gardener's Garters   Narrow blades striped white, pale and dark green

1lt 6.75

 

Typha

angustifolia

Lesser Reedmace / Bulrush dark chocolate 'bull-rush' seedheads late summer to 1.5m

1lt 6.75
   

minima

Dwarf Japanese Bullrush - Small bullrush flowers in summer

9cm 4.75

 

 

    1lt 6.75

 

Veronica

beccabunga

Brooklime - Marginal aquatic, saucer-shaped blue flowers from late spring 10cm x indefinite

9cm 4.75
 

Special Meshed Planting Baskets also Available   Please Ask

   

 

 

 

 

Many Perennials are also suitable for Damp Ground near Ponds or Streams
see: Perennials A to Z