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Butomus umbellatus (Flowering Rush)

A total must-have that produces beautiful pink flowers between July and August. This plant is a standout choice for pollinators and will help you to create a healthy habitat for a variety of other pond insects.
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1 x 1 litre pot

1 x 3 litre pot

Delivery Information

Please note, this item will be despatched mid-April.

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Details:

Type
Marginal
Position
Pond-shelf
Flowers
July - August
Height
1.2m (4ft)
Common name
Flowering Rush
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
60cm (24in)

Description

A total must-have that produces beautiful pink flowers between July and August. This plant is a standout choice for pollinators and will help you to create a healthy habitat for a variety of other pond insects – especially young dragonflies and damselflies. Easy to grow, native, and best placed on your pond’s shelf.

Care Tips

Place on a pond shelf to a depth of between 5-15cm (2-6in) or plant at the pond edge so the roots are in constant contact with the water.