British native plants

British Native Plants for sale

British Native Plants are found for shallow and deep water of a pond and for its surrounds - listed as <p>Suitable for moist soil (damp but drained)</p> <p>Suitable for waterlogged soil (wet mud)</p> <p>Suitable for shelf depth 13-15cm(5-6”) or waterlogged mud </p> <p>Suitable for shelf depth 14-22cm (approx 6-9”)</p> <p>Suitable for shelf depth 23-44cm (approx 10-17”)</p> <p>Suitable for shelf depth 45cm+ (approx 18”+)</p> & identified by the Union Jack Flag.

These British Native Plants are all grown in UK at our nursery in Leicestershire. All plants are sent out established in their baskets (oxygenating plants excepted) to speed the transfer to your pond and its wildlife habitat.

1. British Native Plants for deep water - use <p>Suitable for shelf depth 23-44cm (approx 10-17”)</p> or <p>Suitable for shelf depth 45cm+ (approx 18”+)</p>:

2. British Native Plants for the shelf areas of the pond shelf levels <p>Suitable for shelf depth 14-22cm (approx 6-9”)</p> grow up through the water.

3. British Native Plants for shelf <p>Suitable for shelf depth 13-15cm(5-6”) or waterlogged mud </p> suit shallow water plants (often rafting growth) and some can grow in the muddy <p>Suitable for waterlogged soil (wet mud)</p> waterlogged zone.

4. Other British Native Plants grow in moist soil <p>Suitable for moist soil (damp but drained)</p> in wildlife emergence zones.

British Native plants create wildlife habitats to encourage wildlife to visit your pond and its surrounding area. Some Native plants will grow well in water & give cover for the variety of amphibian wildlife in the pond area, while others are important for pollinating insects.

To help you create a balanced wildlfe habitats easily please view our Planting Schemes

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  1. Pond plants - ALISMA PLANTAGO-AQUATICA (British Native pond plant) with small white flowers
    • 15-22cm
    • 23-44cm

    ALISMA PLANTAGO-AQUATICA (Water Plantain)

    £11.00
    In 11cm basket
  2. Pond plants - BUTOMUS UMBELLATUS (Flowering Rush - British Native shelf pond plant) Green low growing 3 sided rush leaves with pink umbel flowers on tall stems. Beloved by bees
    • 15-22cm
    • 23-44cm

    BUTOMUS UMBELLATUS (Flowering Rush)

    £11.00
    In 11cm basket
  3. Pond Plants - CALTHA PALUSTRIS (Marsh Marigold British Native shelf pond plant) Mounds of green round leaves with 3cm (1" approx) single yellow flowers
    • 13-15cm
    • 15-22cm
    • Wet Mud

    CALTHA PALUSTRIS (Marsh Marigold)

    £11.00
    In 11cm basket
  4. CAREX RIPARIA (Greater Pond Sedge - British Native shelf pond plant) Green/grey foliage with black seedheads, opening to brown seeds
    • 13-15cm
    • 15-22cm
    • Wet Mud

    CAREX ACUTIFORMIS (Lesser Pond Sedge)

    £11.00
    In 11cm basket
  5. Oxygenating plants CERATOPHYLLUM DEMERSUM (Hornwort) British Native deep water plants for ponds. Dark green/olive green brush like foliage sent as loose plant stems ready to drop into pond. No need for bunching.
    • 23-44cm
    • 45cm+

    CERATOPHYLLUM DEMERSUM (Hornwort)

    £5.00
    Bare Root
  6. CYPERUS LONGUS (Sweet Gallingale - British Native shelf pond plant) Clusters of drooping brown seeds on each green spikelet. Cyperus longus is a strong grower 3ft tall and best suited to larger ponds or lakes.
    • 13-15cm
    • 15-22cm
    • 23-44cm
    • Wet Mud

    CYPERUS LONGUS (Sweet Gallingale)

    £11.00
    In 11cm basket
  7. ERIOPHORUM ANGUSTIFOLIUM (Cotton Grass - British Native shelf pond plant) White cotton-wool heads over grass like foliage
    • 13-15cm
    • Moist Soil
    • Wet Mud

    ERIOPHORUM ANGUSTIFOLIUM (Cotton Grass)

    £11.00
    In 11cm basket
    Out of stock
  8. EUPATORIUM CANNABINUM (Hemp Agrimony - British Native moist plant) has heads of pink flowers beloved by butterflies and bees
    • Moist Soil

    EUPATORIUM CANNABINUM (Hemp Agrimony)

    £9.00
    In 11cm basket
  9. FILIPENDULA ULMARIA (Meadowsweet - British Native moist plant) Flat topped clusters of white flowers with dark green serrated foliage
    • Moist Soil

    FILIPENDULA ULMARIA (Meadowsweet)

    £9.00
    In 11cm basket
    Out of stock
  10.  GEUM RIVALE (British Native moist plant) Dark green leaves with nodding flower heads of brown/peach
    • Moist Soil

    GEUM RIVALE (Water Avens)

    £9.00
    In 11cm basket
  11. HYDROCHARIS MORSUS-RANAE Frogbit - British Native surface cover plant for deeper water. Floating plant with pale green/olive coloured leaves and (when established) white flowers approx 2cm (1/2") wide
    • 23-44cm
    • 45cm+

    HYDROCHARIS MORSUS-RANAE (Frogbit)

    £7.00
    Bare Root
    Out of stock
  12. IRIS PSEUDACORUS (British Native shelf pond plant or waterlogged bog). Broad green leaves with yellow flowers on the commonly named Flag Iris
    • 13-15cm
    • 15-22cm
    • 23-44cm
    • Moist Soil
    • Wet Mud

    IRIS PSEUDACORUS (Flag Iris)

    £11.00
    In 11cm basket
  13. ISOLEPIS CERNUA - Small rush oxygenating or shelf pond plant with white seed heads that turn pale brown later in the season
    • 13-15cm

    ISOLEPIS CERNUA (Slender club rush)

    £8.00
    In 9cm basket
  14. LYCHNIS FLOS-CUCULI (Ragged Robin British Native moist plant) Masses of star shaped pink flowers on branching stems.
    • Moist Soil

    LYCHNIS FLOS-CUCULI (Ragged Robin)

    £6.00
    In 9cm basket
    Out of stock
  15. Pond plants - LYTHRUM SALICARIA (Loosestrife - British Native shelf pond plant) Purple flowers in whorls on woody stems. Beloved by insect pollinators
    • 13-15cm
    • 15-22cm
    • Wet Mud

    LYTHRUM SALICARIA (Loosestrife)

    £11.00
    In 11cm basket
  16. MENTHA AQUATICA (Water Mint - British Native rafting shelf pond plant) Produces aromatic purple tinted leaves & globular lilac flower heads
    • 13-15cm
    • Wet Mud

    MENTHA AQUATICA (Water Mint)

    £8.00
    In 9cm basket
  17. MOIST PLANT COLLECTION - NATIVE
    • Moist Soil

    MOIST PLANT COLLECTION

    £73.00
  18. Shop for MYOSOTIS SCORPIOIDES (Forget me not - British Native shelf pond plant with small blue flowers on loose rafting stems with small leaves
    • 13-15cm

    MYOSOTIS SCORPIOIDES (Forget me not)

    £8.00
    In 9cm basket
  19. Oxygenating plants MYRIOPHYLLUM SPICATUM (British Native pond plant) A typical bunched portion of Spiked Milfoil (dependent on time of year)
    • 23-44cm
    • 45cm+

    MYRIOPHYLLUM SPICATUM (Spiked Milfoil)

    £4.00
    Bare Root
  20. Waterlilies - NYMPHAEA ALBA (British Native) white flowering waterlily with yellow centre
    • 45cm+

    Pond waterlily - NYMPHAEA ALBA

    £22.00
    In 23cm basket
  21. POTENTILLA PALUSTRIS - Marsh Cinquefoil is a British Native shelf pond plant with horizontally rafting stems, grey toothed edged divided leaf and deep red star shaped flowers.
    • 13-15cm
    • Wet Mud

    POTENTILLA PALUSTRIS (Marsh Cinquefoil)

    £8.00
    In 9cm basket
  22. PRIMULA VERIS (Cowslip) British Native moist plant. Umbels of drooping yellow bell shaped fragrant flowers
    • Moist Soil

    PRIMULA VERIS (Cowslip)

    £9.00
    In 11cm basket
  23. Oxygenating plants RANUNCULUS AQUATILIS (Water Crowfoot - British Native deep water plant) as sent bunched with weight
    • 23-44cm
    • 45cm+

    RANUNCULUS AQUATILIS (Water Crowfoot)

    £5.00
    Bare Root
    Out of stock
  24. Pond plants - RANUNCULUS FLAMMULA - (British Native pond plant) Sprawling plant covered in small yellow buttercup flowers
    • 13-15cm
    • 15-22cm
    • Wet Mud

    RANUNCULUS FLAMMULA (Lesser Spearwort)

    £11.00
    In 11cm basket
  25. SAGITTARIA SAGITTIFOLIA Arrowhead - British Native pond plant has white flowers with purple centres above arrow shaped leaf foliage approx 5 - 8cm (2-3") in length.
    • 15-22cm

    SAGITTARIA SAGITTIFOLIA (Arrowhead)

    £8.00
    In 9cm basket
  26. STRATIOTES ALOIDES (Water Soldier - British Native) Spiked, jagged edged foliage in brown/olive green.
    • 23-44cm
    • 45cm+

    STRATIOTES ALOIDES (Water Soldier)

    £7.00
    Bare Root
  27. Succisa pratensis (Devils Bit Scabious) British Native moist plant with Violet pincushion type flowers on long stems
    • Moist Soil

    SUCCISA PRATENSIS (Devils Bit Scabious)

    £9.00
    In 11cm basket
    Out of stock
  28. VERONICA BECCABUNGA (Brooklime - British Native pond plant with royal blue flowers on a horizontally rafting plant that spreads across the water surface
    • 13-15cm
    • Moist Soil
    • Wet Mud

    VERONICA BECCABUNGA (Brooklime)

    £8.00
    In 9cm basket

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