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Mare's tail - Hippuris vulgaris - 1 litre

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GLG22599
Special Price £8.99 Regular Price £11.99

A British native species. This aquatic plant can be grown as a marginal around the edges of the pond or with its foliage submerged in the pond as an oxygenator, or a mix of the two.

  • Hardy
  • Little maintenance is required. Remove excess growth if necessary
  • Full sun / part shade
  • Aquatic soil
  • Spring - summer
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A British native species. This unusual-looking plant can be grown as a marginal around the edges of the pond with its foliage out of the water, or submerged in the pond as an oxygenator, or a mix of the two (partly submerged It produces spires of dark-green foliage looking like miniature Christmas trees when growing above the water, while the underwater foliage is a lighter green with an attractive fluffy appearance. Available as a 1L plant.

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Short name Mare's tail
Sub title Hippuris vulgaris - 1 litre
Brand Great Little Garden
Drought Resistance Not resistant to drought in any way
Evergreen/Deciduous Deciduous
Flowering Period Jun - Aug
Foliage colour Green / brown
Fragrance Green / brown
Hardiness Hardy
Plant Size 1 litre pot
Plant Type Water
Minimum Height 250
Maximum Depth 150
Height & Spread 25 - 30 cm (h) 0 - 15 cm (d)
Pot size (Litres) 1L
Maximum Height 300
Required maintenance Little maintenance is required Remove excess growth if necessary
Season of Interest Spring - Summer
Soil Type Wet
Sun or Shade Partial shade
Where to Plant Water

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