Geum rivale

£3.20

Water Avens

Tall, delicate, bell-shaped, deep pink flowers held high above soft green foliage. .

 

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Description

Geum rivale is a a wetland plant that can be grown as a marginal in the pond provided the soil surface is not underwater

Top tip: The plant produces multiple of bunches of thin roots that grow from a woody stem.  Side shoots readily root where they touch the soil and can be broken off for re-planting.

Flowers: May/September

Height: 10-25cm

Propagation: Division.

Depth of water over the soil: 0cm

Planting: Plant into 5lt planting crate using heavy garden loam or Westland Aquatic Soil.

Winter, when plants are dormant, is a good time to add plants to your pond, giving them a head start in the spring. So get shopping now! Dismiss