A collection of native plants for a pond of approximately 7.5 sq. mtrs (83 sq ft) with marginal shelves up to 7m (23 ft) long 25cm wide and a depth of 15-25cm. The deep water area of the pond should preferably be at least 60cm (24in) deep.
The collection will consist of the following plants:
2 Deep water plants including a native lily
27 Assorted marginals
And will include good selection of plants for example:
Native alba lily, Fringe lily, Water plantain, Flowering rush, Common cotton grass, Narrow reed mace, Cyperus sedge, Pendulous sedge, Marsh marigold, Square stemmed St John’s wort, Reed sweet grass, Sweet galingale, Creeping jenny, Yellow loosestrife, Marsh woundwort, Purple loosestrife, Soft rush, Hard rush, Greater pond sedge, Water mint, Bog bean, Forget-me-not, Watercress, Water mint, Water crowfoot, Lesser spearwort, Greater spearwort, Hornwort, Willow moss, Yellow flag, Brooklime and Water figwort.
Plants will be supplied in 9cm pots and bare root apart from the deep water plants with the lily being supplied in a 2 litre basket and the other deep water plant in a 1 litre basket. 9cm plants need to be potted up into larger aquatic baskets unless being planted directly into the bed of a natural pond.
This collection is available without planting baskets with baskets only or as a complete package including soil and aquatic gravel -please select from “Collection options” box below.
Planting in baskets you would need to purchase approx 45 litres of soil and 6 litres of gravel. If the baskets option is selected we will supply a mixture of approx 50/50 1 and 2 litre baskets with the 2 litre baskets for the taller/larger growing plants.
Medium native pond collection