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Available to buy today

  • Buy in a 1 litre basket (11cm/4" high)
  • American Gallingale - Cyperus eragrostis is a sedge with seeds held upright on green spikelets
  • Height 60 - 80cm (24" - 30") Seeds August - October
  • Plant in wet mud in a stream edge/bog garden or with up to 5cm (2" ) of water over the top of the basket in a sunny or shaded pond. Suitable for shelf 0 or shelf 1

Cut down the ripe seedheads of Cyperus eragrostis so they do not set seed.

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

<p>Sunny position</p> <p>Partially shaded position</p> <p>Shaded position</p> <p>Suitable for waterlogged soil (wet mud)</p> <p>Suitable for moist soil (damp but drained)</p> <p>Suitable for shelf depth 0-13cm (0-5”) below water surface</p><p>Suitable for shelf depth 14-22cm (approx 6-9”) below water surface</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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Sally Hargreaves

June 2018

I ordered a large number of plants to stock a new pond. Delivery arrived on time, well packaged and it good condition. Potted ready to place in the water

Two weeks on all plants are thriving and the waterlily has flowered.

Would use Waterside again if I ever need more plants.

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William Johnston

September 2016

First rate service! Courier lost the goods. Everything replaced with next day service within three days. Communication was helpful and informative. Plants etc. arrived in perfect condition.

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