Golden Club - Orontium Aquaticum - 1L Pot

Code: PL0840
Golden Club - Orontium Aquaticum - 1L PotGolden Club - Orontium Aquaticum - 1L Pot
< >
Golden Club - Orontium Aquaticum - 1L PotGolden Club - Orontium Aquaticum - 1L Pot
Golden Club - Orontium Aquaticum - 1L Pot

Orontium Aquaticum is a low maintenance aquatic perennial plant native to North America, with lush green leaves that can grow to be submerged, floating, or aerial. In spring and summer, the resilient Orontium Aquaticum bears tiny bright yellow flowers near the tips of its slender spadices.

Characteristics

  • Foliage Colour: green, grey and silver in spring and summer
  • Flower Colour: white and yellow in spring and summer
  • Approx. Growth Height: 0.1m - 0.5m
  • Max. Spread: 0.5m - 1m
  • Flowering Time: summer
  • Planting Time: spring/summer
  • Uses: ponds
  • Exposure: exposed, sheltered
  • Growing Habit: erect
  • Hardiness: hardy
  • Rate of Growth: max height in 5-10 years

Requirements

  • Light Requirements: full sun
  • Moisture: poorly-drained
  • Soil requirements: acidic, neutral, alkaline, clay, loamy,

Planting

Grow in deep mud at pool margins or in loam filled baskets in water up to 60cm. Full sun would be preferable for this plant to be able to flourish. This plant is suitable for zone 3 and 4 of a pond.

Caring and Maintenance

This is a very low maintenance yet it will need deadheading and removal of yellow leaves regularly.

Pond Plant Benefits

Pond plants add interest, colour and structure to ponds. They are ideal for places near to patio or decking areas, where their sweet aroma can be appreciated. Deeper pond plants provide a visual aspect to the central area of the pond that makes it really come alive.

 
Customer Reviews

Average Rating: 4.0/5 (5 reviews)

Rating: 5/5

"excellent service"

Reviewed Tuesday, 23 June 2015

Rating: 4/5

"As Above"

Reviewed Tuesday, 12 May 2015

Rating: 2/5

"Two seperate small plants. Poorly rooted through pot"

Reviewed Monday, 4 May 2015

Primrose says: "Thank you for your feedback. We're sorry to hear your plant arrived poorly rooted. You should have received one healthy plant rather than two smaller ones in the same pot, and as such you can contact customer services with photos from delivery if you wish to discuss your options."
Rating: 4/5

"As Above"

Reviewed Thursday, 26 March 2015

Rating: 5/5

"very pleased with the service"

Reviewed Monday, 23 March 2015

Other people looked at

 
1 to 6 (of 6 products)    View all   List List List  1