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Bog bean - Menyanthes trifoliata - 3 litre

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Are you developing a wildlife pool, if so then Menyanthes trifoliata is a must have plant for its wildlife habitat properties and nectar source for many insects.

  • Hardy
  • Easy care - can be cut back if required
  • Full sun / part shade
  • Wet mud in a stream edge / bog garden / pool
  • May - June
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As a Native British plant Menyanthes trifoliata - meaning leaves in groups of three. A great plant for colonizing areas to encourage wildlife. Pond life love it for the habitat opportunities it provides, as its grows out horizontally across the water surface. Also a good plant for attracting bees, hoverflies and butterflies when in flower in Summer, if this is not all enough it will also grow in shade, so the go to aquatic plant for a pool positioned in light shade.

Available as a 3L plant.

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Short name Bog bean
Sub title Menyanthes trifoliata - 3 litre
Brand Great Little Garden
Drought Resistance Not resistant to drought in any way
Flower Colour White
Fragrance Green
Plant Size 3 litre pot
Plant Type Water
Pot size (Litres) 3L
Season of Interest Spring - Summer
Soil Type Wet
Sun or Shade Partial shade
Where to Plant Water

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