Summer Snowflake (Gratiola officinalis)
Summer Snowflake (Gratiola officinalis) is a marginal perennial pond plant. This beautiful delicate plant has pretty white trumpet shaped flowers tinged purple-red. This marginal pond plant will make a pretty addition to the margins of your pond. This is a clump forming plant and good for providing cover around pond liners. It is suitable for growing in any size pond from small to large. It can also be grown along side riverbanks streams and bog gardens.
- Flowering time June-August. Delicate white flowers with lush green foliage.
- Height 30cm (12ins)
- Planting depth 2-5cm.
- Position in full sun to part shade.
- Easy to maintain. Trim foliage back in late autumn after flowering.
- 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.
- We ship all marginal water plants bare root, this means that we wash the soil off before packing plants.
- Contact us if you require more information. We are available between 08:30am and 16:30pm from Monday to Friday and also via our email. Our plant team will be happy to help with any queries or questions you may have.