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Branched bur-reed - Sparganium erectum - 3 litre

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Sparganium erectum is the ideal plant for that touch of the unusual, provided by its striking flowers which look like miniature green conker shells. When planted in the muddy margins of large pools or lakes this will be an area of planting that you will be unable to ignore!

  • Hardy
  • Easy care
  • Dappled and light shade
  • Moist and wet soil
  • July - August
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Sparganium erectum is an interesting native plant for its flattened, green lance shaped leaves and intriguing flowers that look like miniature prickly, conker shells, green and white maturing to dark brown, in August. Preferring to grow still water, sun or semi-shade it will thrive in the muddy margins of a large pool or lake as part of a naturalistic, wildlife friendly planting scheme providing food and shelter for its inhabitants.

Available as a 3L plant.

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Short name Branched bur-reed
Sub title Sparganium erectum - 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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