Water Hawthorn Aponogeton Distachyus
Flat green glossy leaves hold up forked racemes of small, fragrant, white flowers with purple anthers in this exotic plant which will give a beautiful and wildlife friendly surface to your Pond in a Pot. The leaves which can spread up to 1m also serve to reduce algae growth by giving further shade to the water beneath.
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Why not take a look at our Deck Ponds, great for growing our water loving plant collections in. Please click on the image below to check them out.
This collection is also available with a wood effect resin planter or a white or black fibreglass planter. The Semi Shade plant collection can also be purchased separately to use in a pre-existing pond or if you want to make your own Pond in a Pot from scratch.
Optional Extras for Pond in a Pot Maintenance
Use the Ramshorn Snail to maintain your Pond in a Pot by cleverly eating away the algae from the sides of you planter without affecting or damaging the chosen plant life inside. The snails are also an aesthetic addition to your Semi Shade Pond in a Pot.
Additional recommended plants include the charming Frogbit Hydrocharis morsus-ranae in a specially offered 5 pack. This ideal plant requires no maintenance and will cleverly cover the top of your Pond in a Pots water surface with lovely round leaves and summer blooms.
A brilliant choice for extra care for your Pond in a Pot is the addition of Oxygenating plants
, which you can add here in a native variation of five bunches. Oxygenating plants photosynthesise underwater with the resulting oxygen dispersing into the water, this encourages bacteria which help to keep the water clear. The selection chosen for you will be based on your pond and availability.
Create your Semi Shade Loving Pond in a Pot in 4 easy steps
Setting up your Pond in a Pot is effortless and can be done anywhere in your garden, however most of the flowers in this set thrive best in the shade. The Pond in a Pot is portable so you can move it around with no problem!
Pond in a Pot Kits
The delightful Pond in a Pot Kits come in a range of different flower compilations including All Year Colour and Sun Loving plants. All of our special flower sets have been chosen just for us as unique bouquets. Don't forget that the plants in Pond in a Pot Kits will be dormant over the Winter months but you'll still need to protect them from harsh conditions such as frost. The range also features fibreglass planters in both black and white or stone resin planters in both stone and wood effect and some kits even feature a solar powered fountain. A brilliant gift idea, the customisable Pond in a Pot kits are a long life gift and addition to the home which is practical and keeps giving.
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Please Note: Pond in a Pot Kit components will arrive in 2 separate parcels.
In the unlikely event that one or more of the plants in your collection is unavailable, our expert plant specialists will substitute the out of stock plants with something similar. Don’t worry: you can rest assured that the substitute will work perfectly with the collection.