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Caltha Palustris-9 cm pots
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Flowering Time: March-April
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Water Depth: 0-6 cm
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Flowering Time: June-September
Water Depth: 30-60 cm
Leaf Spread: 60-90 cm
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Physostegia Leptophylla-barerooted
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Water Depth: 4-10 cm
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Flowering Time: July-September
Height: 90-120 cm
Water Depth: 15-30 cm
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Apponogeton Distachyos-barerooted
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Apponogeton Distachyos-barerooted

Flowering Time: October-May
Water Depth: 30-90 cm
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Thalia Dealbata-1 litre pots
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Thalia Dealbata-1 litre pots

Flowering Time: June-September
Height: 180 cm
Water Depth: 10-60 cm
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Nymphaea Joey Tomocik-barerooted
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Flowering Time: June-September
Water Depth: 60-90 cm
Leaf Spread: 120-150 cm
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Nymphaea Steven Strawn-barerooted
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Nymphaea Steven Strawn-barerooted

Flowering Time: June-September
Water Depth: 30-45 cm
Leaf Spread: 60 cm
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Lilies Water Gardens Latest Blog Posts

Oenanthes for Wild and Formal Pond Planting

(Sat, 17 Feb 2018 09:40:49 +0000)

Oenanthes for Wild and Formal Pond Planting   There are many species of Oenanthes that grow wild in various wetland habitats.  They can be found in water meadows, streams, ditches, marshes, rivers, pond, lakes and bog-lands.  Most resemble weeds, so … Continue reading

The Common Names of Marginal Pond Plants Exsplained

(Sun, 11 Feb 2018 11:58:00 +0000)

    The Common Names of Marginal Pond Plants Explained The vast majority of ‘common pond plant’ names are self explanatory.  For example ‘Flowering Rush’ is a rush that flowers and ‘Cotton Grass,’ is grass like and produces fluffy cotton … Continue reading

How to Attract Dragonflies with Glyceria Maxima

(Sat, 10 Feb 2018 11:23:38 +0000)

    How to Attract Dragonflies with Glyceria Maxima   Dragonflies are simply amazing to see.  These giant winged insects swoop and dart around at great speeds whilst they catch smaller insects to eat though they are also seeking out … Continue reading

Pond Planting Explained for Beginners

(Thu, 25 Jan 2018 10:42:09 +0000)

Pond planting explained for Beginners The only difference between adding plants to your pond or water garden compared to planting up borders in your back garden is WATER, and the thing that seems to confuse people the most is the … Continue reading

Pond planting in the autumn

(Sun, 15 Oct 2017 14:32:03 +0000)

Pond planting in the autumn For any type of gardening, the planting is the process before the reward, so this makes Autumn a very good time to plant certain types of pond plants as they  will already be established and  … Continue reading

Pond Plants to suit all your needs

(Sun, 18 Jun 2017 08:53:20 +0000)

Pond Plants to suit all your needs   When it comes to planting up your pond or water garden, knowing where to start can be a daunting task.  There are a lot of factors to consider when selecting the right … Continue reading

Hydrocharis Morsus Ranae-Frogbit

(Sun, 18 Jun 2017 08:32:15 +0000)

  Hydrocharis Morsus Ranae-Frogbit   Everyone who owns a pond, wants free-floating pond plants as part of their planting scheme. However, there are not many to choose from as the majority are either tropical/annual such as  Salvinias,  Water Hyacinth and … Continue reading

Innula Hookeri for Attracting Wildlife

(Sun, 04 Jun 2017 09:05:46 +0000)

Inula Hookeri for Attracting Wildlife This often over-looked plant is simply amazing.  Inula Hookeri is a clump forming, moisture loving perennial plant that grows up to a height of 80 cm.  Inula produces a mass of bright yellow flowers that … Continue reading

Blanket weed or Blanket Answer

(Fri, 19 May 2017 19:46:33 +0000)

  Blanket Weed or Blanket Answer! Every year as soon as the sun comes out and the water temperature rises, all beginners and enthusiastic, water garden hobbyists alike, at some point will be confronted with a surge of green slime … Continue reading

Caddis Flies

(Sun, 14 May 2017 07:55:54 +0000)

Caddis Flies   The Latin name for Caddis Flies is Trichoptera and there are over 7000 species worldwide and around 200 species in the UK.  Caddis Flies can be found almost anywhere where there is fresh water as they favour … Continue reading

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No matter if you are buying for a garden pond, stream, bog-garden, patio water garden, water meadow or wish to bring your rockery or waterfall into full colour and life, you will find everything you need here, or by visiting our dedicated retail nursery outlet in Surrey. Buying pond plants for someone else? No problem! Take a look at our range of gift cards and vouchers. You will find all the aquatic pond plants that you need right here in order to create your perfect water garden. We even provide pond water treatment products to keep your ponds looking their best.

We have been collecting and cultivating interesting, unusual and rare water and aquatic plants for over 25 years. Our collections if pond plants and aquatic plants are as diverse as the countries we source them from and we have hundreds of aquatic and perennial plants that are very rare in cultivation - many of which you simply won't find anywhere else. We specialise in water lilies with over 250 different named cultivars to suit the needs of large lakes, down to the size of a small patio water feature. We also specialise in over 150 different kinds of water iris and NEW to 2017, we have some very interesting new cultivars of Ensata, Sibirica and many new additions of Iris Louisiana which come in all the colors of the rainbow. We supply stunning native pond plants that make any pond stand out.

Adding to the above, we also offer our unique collection of Ferns, Alpines, and moist perennial pond plants to enhance all aspects of water gardening. Our chosen varieties of poolside plants in cultivation are grown for their flower and fauna to enhance and bring to life all ponds and water garden habitats. Using our extenive range of pond water treatment products and beatuiful native pond plants, we create a beautiful new look for any pond. In short, we offer you over 750 different kinds of water plants and we are proud to have the largest collection in the UK and Europe.

In our pond accessories range, you will find many pond planting products, container ponds and eco-friendly water treatments which will help create and maintain a healthy balance for all your aquatic plants and wildlife, and also bring your garden to life. Here at Lilies Water Gardens, we literally have everything you need to create that perfect indoor or outdoor water feature. We stock everything from aquatic baskets, liners, aquatic soils, top gravel, container ponds and floating plant islands to a wide range of products to help maintain healthy water, algae treatments, duckweed treatments, plant foods and sludge treatments including our very popular stock of Eco-Pond products. Not forgetting frogs, we have two types of very popular, specially formulated tadpole foods to please even the most fussiest tadpole.

Call us today at Lilies Water Gardens on 01306 631064 for advice on pond plants and planting up your water garden. Someone will be on hand to give you advice and answer your questions about any of our pond plants and pond treatment services. We offer solutions for blanket weed problems and many others to ensure your pond and native pond plants are looking their best.

For complete beginners or those specialising and looking for something just a little different, we have a comprehensive range of British native pond plants and unusual, new and rare submerged aquatic and oxygenating water plants. We also have a large range of water garden planting accessories for you to buy online today!

  • Alpines and rockery plants
  • British wild aquatic pond and bog garden plants
  • Ferns
  • Free floating water plants
  • Marginal and bog garden plants
  • Moisture loving perennial plants
  • Oxygenating, deep water and submerged plants
  • Water lilies
  • Aquatic baskets
  • Water garden planting accessories
  • Algae, blanket weed and duckweed treatments
  • Aquatic plant foods
  • Aquatic soils & Top Gravel
  • Eco-pond products
  • Tadpole foods
  • Sludge treatments
  • Pond water treatments and products
  • Gifts
  • Pond Accessories
  • Gift cards

Still not sure what you're looking for? Take a look at our "Plants to suit all your needs" advanced search facility at the top of this page. Simply tick the boxes that suit your particular pond planting requirements and let our website do the rest of the work for you.

We now supply our pond plants and pond treatment products to EU member countries as well as throughout the UK, so whether you're in Britain or wider Europe, contact us today for superb water planting solutions!

Happy Water Gardening!

Simon Harman - Proprietor of Lilies Water Gardens