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CAREX RIPARIA (Greater Pond Sedge)

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£7.00

Available to buy today

  • Buy in a 1 litre basket (11cm/4" high)
  • British Native Greater Pond Sedge (Carex riparia)
  • Strong growing sedge with grey foliage and black seedheads, opening to brown seeds in summer
  • Height 1.2m (4ft)
  • Plant in wet mud in a stream edge/bog garden or with up to 15cm (6") of water over the top of the basket in a sunny or shaded pond. Suitable for shelf 0 or shelf 1

Cut down the stems of Carex riparia in Autumn to avoid foliage falling into the pond but allow tufts of leaf to remain and stand above water level as this is a good plant for wildlife habitat colonization

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

<p>British Native plants</p> <p>Sunny position</p> <p>Partially shaded position</p> <p>Shaded position</p> <p>Suitable for shelf depth 13-15cm (5-6”)</p><p>Suitable for shelf depth 15-22cm (approx 6-9”)</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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sarah wheeler

June 2017

This is my 2nd order because the first plant i ordered was so good. Well packaged healthy plant which arrived quickly. great email communication with details of delivery date.

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Martin

July 2017

Very fast delivery , excellent packing and plant quality

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