Monthly Archives: April 2016

Stratiotes Aloides, Water Soldiers

  Stratiotes Aloides, More Commonly Known As Water Soldiers   Water Soldiers also known as Water Pineapples, are native to Europe and North West Asia. These gems are extraordinary looking with serrated Cactus like looking leaves, and white flowers that … Continue reading

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Butomus Umbellatus, Flowering Rush,

Butomus Umbellatus (Flowering Rush) Also known more commonly by its name ‘Flowering Rush’, this plant is one of the most striking perennial marginal plants. With its rich, narrow green leaves and umbels of many pink flowers which cluster on top … Continue reading

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New Water Lily Cultivars

  New Water Lily Cultivars The biggest passion for me in running my nursery has to be my Water Lily collection.  Over the years my collection has grown steadily and extensively and is still growing. Just in the last 18 … Continue reading

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