**Special offer: buy a Lifepond from us and receive a £5 discount on this collection on checkout, use coupon ‘lifepond5’**
A collection of 8 native pond and bog plants specially selected for the Lifepond to provide the ideal environment for dragonflies newts frogs bees and butterflies.
You will receive a selection of 4 plants for the marsh area which may include Water forget-me-not, Devil’s bit scabious, Creeping jenny, Ragged robin, Pennyroyal, Water avens, Lesser water plantain and Cuckoo flower.
For the deep water area 3 marginal plants which may include Marsh marigold Hard rush Common cotton grass and Slender-tufted sedge. 2 aquatic baskets will be supplied: a 2 litre shallow square to contain 2 of the marginals usually the taller ones to provide stability and a 1 litre basket. 1 oxygenating plant either Willow moss or Hornwort.
Plants supplied are in 9cm pots and will quickly look established. To complete your Lifepond you will need 12 litres of soil for the marsh area and 2 litres of aquatic gravel for the marsh and aquatic baskets.
You can buy the Lifepond collection complete with everything you need including soil gravel and baskets or just the plants and baskets by selecting from the “Choose collection” box below. Buying complete with everything represents a saving of over 20% on individual item prices.
The Lifepond is not included in this collection but can be purchased here
Planting instructions can be accessed here however we will email a PDF of these on day of dispatch.
We hope you enjoy watching the plants grow and eventually attracting a myriad of wildlife to your Lifepond!