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Available to buy today

  • Buy in a 1 litre basket (11cm/4" high)
  • British Native Water Plantain (Alisma plantago-aquatica)
  • Oval leaf and tiny white flowers
  • Height 45cm (18") Flowers June - August
  • Plant in full sun with between 5-15cm (2-6") of water over the top of the basket. For shelf 1

Dead head Alisma plantago-aquatica before the seeds fall to prevent self seeding and cut back the foliage in Autumn. A good plant for attracting bees, hoverflies and butterflies in Summer. 

Read how to care for your pond plants in Tips and Advice.

<p>British Native plants</p> <p>Plants for Pollinators</p> <p>Sunny position</p> <p>Partially shaded position</p> <p>Suitable for shelf depth 15-22cm (approx 6-9”)</p><p>Suitable for shelf depth 23-44cm (approx 10-17”)</p>

Important delivery information

Plant orders are dispatched to UK destinations only and leave the Nursery on a Monday - Thursday inclusive to avoid the weekend. Your order will be picked in the Nursery and the ready potted plant in its basket or bareroot oxygenator (as specified in the description) will be wrapped that day in damp newspaper and a plastic bag to keep it fresh during transit. Plants will normally be dispatched within a week of our receipt of your order.

All items are then boxed for collection by the courier APC Parcelrite or UKMail that afternoon for expected delivery within 24 hours after despatch (Highlands and Islands excepted)

Please unwrap all plants from their packaging as soon as possible and place in the situations specified on the plant ticket.

Order ValueDelivery Cost
£1.00 - £29.99 £6.00
£30.00 - £99.99 £12.00
£100.00 - £199.99 £24.00
£200+ £36.00

An additional surcharge will be added 
at checkout if your delivery address
is North of Perth (+£10) or an Island 
(+£10 = PO & TR)
(+£25 = Scottish Islands, IM & BT) or 
(+£50 = JE & GY).

Reviews from other Waterside customers

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Lynn Champion

June 2017

I wanted a small container pond and found this site. All plants ordered were delivered in a timely and well packaged manner. Very informative site that I have returned to for more guidance. Really pleased as this year I have tadpoles, frogs, damsonfly and dragonflies.

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April 2017

Great service again. The plants arrived looking great and have settled in well to the pond.

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