Blue Cardinal Flower - Lobelia siphilitica - 1L Pot
Blue Cardinal Flower - Lobelia...
13.99 10.99
Pickerel Weed 'Lanceolata' Pontederia cordata 'Lanceolata' - 3L Pot
Pickerel Weed 'Lanceolata' Pontederia...
19.99 16.99
Blue Flowers
View all 10+
Blue Flowers
Blue Cardinal Flower - Lobelia siphilitica - 3x 9cm Pots
Blue Cardinal Flower - Lobelia...
15.99 14.99
Devil's Bit Scabious Succisa pratensis - 1L Pot
Devil's Bit Scabious Succisa...
13.99 11.45
(2)
Autumn (Sep-Nov)
View all 50+
Autumn (Sep-Nov)
Dahlia 'Blue Boy' - 1 Bulb
Dahlia 'Blue Boy' - 1 Bulb
1.99
New
Siberian Flag Iris sibirica - 3x 9cm Pots
Siberian Flag Iris sibirica...
15.99 14.99
(2)
Dahlia 'Lavender Perfection' - 1 Flower Bulb
Dahlia 'Lavender Perfection' -...
3.95 1.97
Full Sun
View all 60+
Full Sun
Dahlia 'Rebecca's World' - 1 Flower Bulb
Dahlia 'Rebecca's World' - 1 Flower...
3.95 1.97
Blue Flag Iris versicolor - 3x 9cm Pots
Blue Flag Iris versicolor...
15.99 14.99
(3)
Dahlia 'Mystery Day' - 1 Flower Bulb
Dahlia 'Mystery Day' - 1 Flower...
3.95 1.98
Dahlia 'Art Act' - 1 Flower Bulb
Dahlia 'Art Act' - 1 Flower Bulb
3.95 1.97
Allegheny Monkey Flower Mimulus ringens - 3L Pot
Allegheny Monkey Flower Mimulus...
19.99 16.99
Dahlia 'Luka Johanna' - 1 Flower Bulb
Dahlia 'Luka Johanna' - 1 Flower...
3.95 1.97
Blue Flag Iris versicolor - 1L Pot
Blue Flag Iris versicolor...
13.99 10.99
(2)
Dahlia 'Le Baron' - 1 Flower Bulb
Dahlia 'Le Baron' - 1 Flower Bulb
3.95 1.98
Swipe for more

Pickerel Weed Pontederia Cordata Lanceolata - 1L Pot

Code: PL0849
Pickerel Weed Pontederia Cordata Lanceolata - 1L PotPickerel Weed Pontederia Cordata Lanceolata - 1L Pot
< >
Pickerel Weed Pontederia Cordata Lanceolata - 1L PotPickerel Weed Pontederia Cordata Lanceolata - 1L Pot
Pickerel Weed Pontederia Cordata Lanceolata - 1L Pot

The Pickerel Weed has large, broad, green lance shaped leaves, which contrast wonderfully with the light blue flowers that appear in the summer. It grows up to an approximate height of 1.20m and thrives in water depths of 10cm to 20cm.

Characteristics

  • Foliage Colour: green
  • Flower Colour: blue
  • Approx. Growth Height: 90cm - 1.2m
  • Flowering Time: July - September
  • Uses: bog gardens, mixed containers and landscapes
  • Growing Habit: upright
  • Hardiness: hardy
  • Rate of Growth: fast
  • suitable for medium and large ponds

Requirements

  • Light Requirements: full sun, partial shade
  • Moisture: moist, moist but well drained
  • Soil requirements: acidic, neutral, alkaline, boggy, loamy, sandy, chalky

Planting

  • Planting Depth: 10cm - 20cm
Plant in bog gardens or in shallow water with a depth between 10cm and 20cm. This plant is suitable for zones 2 of a pond. Aquatic and marginal plants should be placed in pond plant baskets filled with aquatic soil (sold separately) and topped with a thin layer of gravel to help prevent the soil from washing away.

Caring and Maintenance

Maintain water depths greater than saturation, but shallower than the leaves year round.

Pond Plant Benefits

Marginal and pondside plants add interest, colour and structure to ponds, and offer the benefit of delightful fragrance. They are ideal for places near to patio or decking areas, where their sweet aroma can be appreciated. The plants can be positioned around the perimeter of a pond or on levelled shelves for original and attractive exposure. Marginal plants should be planted in boggy ground or shallow water for optimal growth results.

 

A selection of our products

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