PONTEDERIA CORDATA LANCIFOLIA

£9.00

In 11cm basket

Available to buy today
  • 15-22cm
  • 23-44cm
  • Sunny
  • Partially Shaded
  • Shaded
Common Name - Slender Pickerel Weed
 
Supplied rooted in - 11cm mesh basket (11cm/4" high )
 
Planting Depth - <p>Suitable for shelf depth 14-22cm (approx 6-9”)</p> <p>Suitable for shelf depth 23-44cm (approx 10-17”)</p>
 
Colour - Pale blue flower spikes above tall stemmed heart shaped leaves
 
Flowers - August - September
 
Height - 90-100cm (36-40")
 
Aspect - Sunny/Partially Shaded/Shaded
 
Attracts - Dragonflies, bees, butterflies and hoverflies
 
Origin - Non-native
 
Care Tips -  Divide in Spring after 2-3 years growth. Cut back leaf stems in Autumn to above water level as any Pontederia has hollow stems. They have a high cellulose content that will disperse into the water if allowed to rot down.
 
Extra info - Pontederia cordata lancifolia (Slender Pickerel Weed) needs to be planted on a deep shelf to protect the crown in winter. Previously Pontederia lanceolata.

Plant orders are dispatched to UK destinations only. Your order will be picked in the Nursery and will be sealed in airtight packaging to keep it fresh during transit. Please unwrap all plants from the packaging as soon as possible and place in the situation specified on the plant ticket.

Delivery cost is calculated on total order value as follows:

Order Value Delivery Cost
£50.00 and under £6.00 *
Over £50.00 FREE *

* Postcode surcharges for certain postcodes:

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