Chelsea Gold Medal winners for Aquatic Plants 2011 - 2017
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Available to buy today

  • Buy in a 1litre basket (11cm/4" high)
  • Giant cowslip (Primula florindae Red Form)
  • Large multi headed drooping, red/copper flowers - late flowering
  • Height 60cm (24") Flowers July-September
  • Plant in wet mud in a stream edge/bog garden or with up to 2cm (1") of water over the top of the basket in a sunny or partially shaded pond or container pond. Suitable for shelf 0 or shelf 1

Collect Primula florindae Red Form (Giant Cowslip) seed when ripe to sow straight away and cut back flower stems in Autumn after the bees, butterflies and hoverflies have enjoyed the flowers.

Read how to care for pond plants in Tips and Advice

<p>Plants for Pollinators</p> <p>Sunny position</p> <p>Partially shaded position</p> <p>Suitable for moist soil (damp but drained)</p> <p>Suitable for shelf depth 13-15cm (5-6”)</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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June 2018

Excellent plants, well packed, very fast delivery. I shall buy from Waterside again when I need more.

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John McMillan

March 2018

Good product looking forward to buying plants 5 stars

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