The plants in this category have been chosen to bring natural or man-made streams and ditches to life, streams and ditches can be incorporated into Water Gardens joining up with existing ponds and will attract all kinds of wildlife includeing frogs, newts and if you are lucky Damoiselle Damselflies.
Sold in 1 litre, 9 cm and 7 cm solid black pots or sometimes bare-rooted depending on the speed of seasonal growth and spread
Please see our category listings in the left hand menu for aquatic planting accessories, aquatic soils and aqutic gravel.
Aquatic plants and Water Lilies are heavy feeders so dont forget to add plant food to your shopping basket.
Some of our pond plants for larger Water Garden projects are available in large quantities at special discounted rates, please see our trade discounts category in the left hand menu.
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Where Does Our Pond Wildlife Arrive From? This is a question I get asked a lot. Many people are often amazed at just how quick wildlife seems to arrive in their pond as if from nowhere. So, just where does … Continue reading (Sun, 12 May 2019 07:36:35 +0000)
Veronica Beccabunga Veronica Beccabunga also known as (Brooklime and European Speedwell), is a low growing, evergreen marginal pond plant that is native to the UK and Europe. It has a creeping habit and grows in shallow water and … Continue reading (Sun, 05 May 2019 08:44:45 +0000)
Stunning New Water Lily Cultivars for 2019! I have been collecting rare, new and unusual pond plants for over 25 years from all corners of the globe. Importing pond plants can be a complicated process that involves plant health … Continue reading (Sun, 28 Apr 2019 07:43:07 +0000)
My Top 10 Rockery Plants for Pond Surroundings Rockeries and ponds go together. Most people find the sound of running or trickling water relaxing and therapeutic. Waterfalls not only sound nice but the running water is also magical in … Continue reading (Sun, 21 Apr 2019 07:27:05 +0000)
Marginal Plants, Perennials or Woodland Ferns? Marginal plants are so called and categorized for a good reason, they grow at the water’s edge (water margin) where land meets water, in natural clay or silt based ponds the water margin will … Continue reading (Sun, 14 Apr 2019 07:44:43 +0000)
Ferns in the Water Garden Water gardens by definition means, ‘Gardens that contain areas of water’. it’s the plants that bring these gardens to life, but it’s not always about flowers and colour. Different species and cultivars of foliage plants … Continue reading (Sun, 07 Apr 2019 08:07:20 +0000)
Natural Marginal Pond Planting without Using Aquatic Baskets in Lined Ponds All ponds need to be able to contain water without any leakage. Natural clay bottomed ponds and lakes take care of these themselves but if we want to construct … Continue reading (Sun, 31 Mar 2019 08:49:41 +0000)
12 Good Reasons to Buy Pond Plants and Water Lilies From us at Lilies Water Gardens 1.) Frost Hardy Pond Plants and Water Lilies NOT Tropical Pond Plants Being Advertised As Frost Hardy! All our pond plants … Continue reading (Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:05:30 +0000)
Have You Ever Seen This Amount Of Frog Spawn? Going back in time to around 35 years ago, I had a friend called Tony who had a passion for British Amphibians, He was so keen and interested in … Continue reading (Sun, 10 Mar 2019 09:38:13 +0000)
The Three-Spined Fresh-water Stickleback If anyone reading this article went pond dipping as a child, you will most likely remember catching Sticklebacks. Also known by their Latin name Gasterosteus Aculaeatus, these small fish grow to 3-4 cm … Continue reading