Water figwort (Scrophularia auriculata) is a tall vigorous British native pond or bog garden plant which produces masses of tiny maroon flowers from June to September. It is excellent for wildlife, providing nectar for Bumble bees and pollinated by the common wasp, and is an RHS ‘Plants for Pollinators’ plant. In the nursery it is one of the most popular plants with the pollinators and is always covered with masses of wasps and bees.
Cut back after flowering to avoid self-seeding.
Auriculata: ‘Shaped like an ear’ refers to the shape of the flowers
Planting position: Pond marginal plant up to 10cm or wet soil
Form: Available in 9cm pots or 1 litre in an aquatic basket -please select size below