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RANUNCULUS AQUATILIS (Water Crowfoot)

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  • Buy bareroot as 5 stems in a weighted bunch to drop, as received, into deep areas of water
  • British Native Water Crowfoot (Ranunculus aquatilis)
  • Mostly submerged oxygenator plant with some surface leaf cover and small white flowers in May
  • Float in any depth of water. Likes moving water situations - streams. Suitable for shelf shelf 2 or shelf 3

In a new pond, the stocking rate for oxygenating plants should be two portions/9 cm pots per m²

Ranunculus aquatilis (Water Crowfoot) does not generally require any maintenance. A good plant for pollinating bees, hoverflies and butterflies when in flower in Summer.

Read how to care for oxygenators in Tips and Advice

<p>British Native plants</p> <p>Plants for Pollinators</p> <p>Sunny position</p> <p>Partially shaded position</p> <p>Shaded position</p> <p>Suitable for shelf depth 23-44cm (approx 10-17”)</p><p>Suitable for shelf depth 45cm+ (approx 18”+)</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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Angela Wadeley

August 2016

One of very few places can get genuine native British wild flower type plants for wildlife pond, speedy delivery, well packaged and already thinking of my wish list. Have used before and will do so again.

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Paul Evans

November 2015

Having made several disappointing visits to aquatic shops I made the decision to shop online . The plants arrived quickly and were the best examples I had ever seen
Great product , great service , great price

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