Pickerel Weed (Pontederia cordata) Shallow water plant
Pickerel Weed (Pontederia cordata) Shallow water, marginal pond, plant. Dense terminal spikes of blue flowers top upright stems between July and September. The bright green, heart shaped, leaves are an attractive feature. A highly recommended plant which produces attractive clumps and provides colour and interest until later in the season than many plants.
Height 120cm (48in).
Planting depth 10 – 15cm (4″ – 6″) of water above soil level.
We would recommend a planting basket of at least 11cm across for one plant or, for more impact, plant several of the same variety in a larger basket.
Product Code: M0770
We ship all marginal water plants bare root, this means that we wash the soil off before packing plants. During the summer months we may need to trim some of the foliage back for shipping.