We have a large variety of UK native pond plants suitable for naturalising ponds, lakes, streams, ditches and wet boggy/marshy conditions. Our large range of british aquatic plants are perfect for encouraging amphibians, dragonflies and other British wildlife to your back garden.
All our UK native pond plants are sold in 1 litre, 9 cm and 7 cm solid black pots or barerooted where possible to save on plastic.
Please see our range of dry goods in the left hand menu for aquatic planting accessories, aquatic soils and gravel.
We have a wide range of pond plants on offer that will flower in all seasons. Your garden will look beautiful with the addition of a wide variety of pond plants from Lilies Water Gardens.
Aquatic plants and Water Lilies are heavy feeders so don’t forget to add plant food to your shopping basket. Some of our aquatic plants are available in large quantities at special discounted rates, please see our trade discounts category in the left hand menu.
Throughout the spring and summer you will see that many of our pond plants and water garden plants have special "online only" discounts, these discounts are not available to visitors to our retail nursery
If you can't find the pond plants you are looking for on our website, or have questions about pond planting requirements and solutions to algae and duckweed problems then please call us on 01306631064 and we'll be happy to help.
When purchasing aquatic plants it is important to know how to care for them, so make sure to take a look at our FAQ page for the answer to all of your questions.
To learn more about water garden plants and all aspects of water garden wildlife, take a look at our huge selection of articles.
All our pond plants and pond planting accessories are available to buy online for a quick delivery to all corners of the UK.
Lilies Water Gardens Latest Blog Posts(Mon, 07 Jan 2019 10:43:09 +0000)
The Demoiselle, Natures Fresh Water Wonder Introduction My first sighting of a Demoiselle (from the Dragonfly family), was in North Devon whilst walking up a woodland stream. Female Demoiselle are brown in color and not as easy to spot but the … Continue reading (Mon, 07 Jan 2019 10:30:30 +0000)
Baldelia Ranunculoides (Lesser Water Plantain) Lesser Water Plantain is a British, shallow marginal plant that grows in still fresh water at the side of very gentle free flowing water. It has a creeping habit and produces a very pretty airy … Continue reading (Mon, 17 Dec 2018 09:47:20 +0000)
Re-Potting Marginal Pond Plants There are two types of marginal plants, shallow marginal plants and deep water marginal plants. Shallow marginal plants grow literally at the water edge and require no more than 4 cm of water depth. The … Continue reading (Sun, 05 Aug 2018 07:51:22 +0000)
Attract Bees And Butterflies To Your Garden with Succisa Pratensis Succisa Pratensis also known as (Devils Bit Scabious), is a UK native deciduous perennial. It’s natural growing habitats include damp meadows, marshes and along river banks, however, the plant … Continue reading (Sun, 22 Jul 2018 07:31:31 +0000)
Growing Water Lilies in Deep Ponds One of the most frequent inquiries I receive is “What Water Lilies are suitable for deep water.”? The deepest water in larger ponds and lakes could be anywhere between 4 to 15 feet in … Continue reading (Sun, 08 Jul 2018 07:25:23 +0000)
Juncus Species and Cultivars for Ponds Planting up a pond or water garden is not always about flowers. The colour of foliage and plants that produce interesting seed heads can be just as visual and create a natural … Continue reading (Sun, 01 Jul 2018 08:30:44 +0000)
Potentilla Palustris For Attracting Bees To Your Wildlife Pond This is going to be a short article but an informative guide to one of Britain’s prettiest native pond and wetland plants. Potentilla Palustris, also known as (Purple Wort), (Purple … Continue reading (Sun, 17 Jun 2018 08:12:36 +0000)
Soleirolia Soleirolii (Mind-Your-Own-Business) Also often listed as Helxine Soleirolii, though mostly known under the common name Mind-Your-Own-Business, this very versatile moisture loving plant grows happy in sun, partial and/or full shade and has many other names including, Baby Tears, Angels … Continue reading (Sun, 17 Jun 2018 07:19:12 +0000)
Double Flowered Water Lilies The sight of a pond or lake covered in Water Lily blooms is certainly a sight to see. Looking at hundreds of perfectly shaped flowers sitting on the water surface is just glorious. Personally, in the … Continue reading (Sun, 10 Jun 2018 09:04:21 +0000)
What is a Free Floating Pond Plant? I have written this article because there seems to be a lot of confusion and incorrect information over the internet and in books, about non-invasive free floating pond plants. Most free … Continue reading