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Some of our wildflowers are available as small plug plants, which are much cheaper, so please enquire to see if we can save you some money.
As a guideline, plug plants are available from 50 per tray (84 plugs) and wildflower plants from 1.50 per plant, but please contact us for a quote, especially if you require other items off the web site at the same time.

Use the English family name, e.g. Water Mint can be found under 'M' - Mint, Water
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ARROWHEAD Saggitaria saggitifolia
Emergent perennial for ponds, with arrow-shaped leaves and white flowers
June-July
AVENS, WATER Geum rivale
Pretty pink/crimson perennial for pondsides and wet places
April-September
BEDSTRAW, MARSH Galium palustre
Spreading perennial for wet places, with white flowers
June-August
BOGBEAN Menyanthes trifolium
Creeping aquatic perennial with amazing 'raspberry ripple' flowers
April-June (supplied bare-rooted)
BUR-REED, BRANCHED Sparganium erectum
Perennial for the water's edge, with green flowers
June-July
BROOKLIME Veronica beccabunga
Creeping perennial for pond edges and streams, with blue flowers
May-August
BULRUSH Scirpus lacustris
Vigorous emergent or water edge perennial with brown flower
July-October
CINQUEFOIL, MARSH Potentilla palustris
Unusual maroon perennial for wet habitats
May-July
CUCKOO FLOWER (LADY'S SMOCK) Cardamine pratensis
Early-flowering, pale pink perennial, for wetland, pond side or marsh
April-June (Food plant of the orange-tip butterfly)
Cuckoo Flower or Lady's Smock
FLOWERING RUSH Butomus umbellatus
Delicate purple perennial for pond edges
July-August
FORGET-ME-NOT, WATER Myosotis scorpoides
Spreading blue perennial, for pond sides and damp places
May-September
FRITILLARY, SNAKE'S-HEAD Fritillaria meleagris
Purple or white drooping flowers for damp meadows
April-June (bulb)
GIPSYWORT Lycopus europaeus
Spreading white perennial (mint family) for damp areas & pond sides
July-September
GOLDEN SAXIFRAGE, OPPOSITE LEAVED Chrysosplenium oppositifolium
Mat forming green/yellow perennial for wet areas
March-May
HEMP AGRIMONY Eupatorium cannabinum
Tall, pink-flowered perennial, excellent for insects, likes damp soil
July-September
HORNWORT Ceratophyllum demersum
Native oxygenating plant for ponds - better than Canadian pondweed!!
Sold in bunches
Hornwort
IRIS, YELLOW FLAG Iris pseudacorus
Clump forming yellow perennial for wet places and ponds
May-June
LOOSESTRIFE, PURPLE Lythrum salicornia
Wonderful purple-spiked perennial for damp areas and pond edges
June-September
LOOSESTRIFE, YELLOW Lysimachia vulgaris
Spreading perennial for ponds and streamsides
July-August
MARE'S-TAIL Hippuris vulgaris
Pond plant with spikes of foliage emerging from the water, vigorous
Sold in bunches
MARIGOLD, MARSH Caltha palustris
Early flowering yellow perennial for damp areas
April
Marsh Marigold
MEADOWSWEET Filipendula ulmaria
Fluffy creamy flowerheads for any damp place in the sun
June-September
MINT, WATER Mentha aquatica
Spreading pink/mauve perennial, loved by insects, for wet places
July-October
Water Mint
RAGGED ROBIN Lychnis flos-cuculi
Lovely 'tatty' pink perennial of wet areas
May-August
REED, COMMON Phragmites australis
The classic reed for shallow water, spreading
August-October
REEDMACE, LESSER Typha latifolia
Clump forming perennial with brown flowers on spikes
SEDGE, CYPERUS Carex pseudocyperus
Green perennial, mat-forming, for wet places
May-June
SEDGE, LESSER POND Carex acutiformis
Green perennial, mat-forming, for wet places
June-July
SEDGE, TUFTED Carex elata
Green perennial, mat-forming, for wet places
May-June
SPEARWORT Ranunculus flammula
Yellow perennial 'buttercup' for pondsides, including shallow water
July-September
VIOLET, MARSH Viola palustris
Lilac creeping perennial of wet acid areas
April-June
WATER CROWFOOT, POND Ranunculus omiophyllus
White creeping perennial for shallow still water - oxygenator
May-August
WATER LILY, FRINGED Nymphoides peltata
Small water lily with yellow flowers, for water up to 1m deep
June-September (supplied bare-rooted)
WATER LILY, WHITE Nymphaea alba
Large leaved with white flower, for water up to 3m deep
June-September
WATER LILY, YELLOW Nuphar lutea
Large leaved with yellow flower, for water up to 5m deep
June-September
WATER PLANTAIN Alisma plantago-aquatica
White perennial for water up to 30cm deep
June-August
WATER STARWORT Callitriche stagnalis
Tiny white-flowered oxygenator, for ponds and wet areas
May-September
Use the English family name, e.g. Red Campion can be found under 'C' - Campion, Red
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We supply most of the plants above as seeds, so please contact us with your requirements. Some of our wildflowers are available as small plug plants, which are much cheaper, so please enquire to see if we can save you some money.
As a guideline, plug plants are available from 50 per tray (84 plugs), wildflower plants from 1.50 per plant, bulbs from £10.50/50 or £18/100, but please contact us for a quote, especially if you require other items off the web site at the same time. Use the link alongside wildflower bulbs to go to our bulbs page.


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