Alisma Plantago – 1L Marginal Pond Plant



  • Wildlife Friendly
  • Type: Marginal 
  • Flower Colour: White
  • Foliage Colour: Green  
  • Flowering Season: Summer
  • Planting Depth: 0 – 20 cm
  • Plant Growth Above Water Height: 60 – 100cm
  • Recycled Packaging 
  • Pot Size: 1 Litre
Alisma Plantago - 1L Marginal Pond Plant £10.99

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About the Alisma Plantago

Bring an element of delicate beauty to your water garden with our Alisma Plantago, available in 1-litre pots. Known for its attractive rosette of broad leaves and charming white to pale pink flowers, this marginal aquatic plant is perfect for adding texture and subtle elegance to the edges of ponds, streams, and other water features.

Product Specifications:

  • Botanical Name: Alisma plantago-aquatica
  • Common Names: Water Plantain, Mad-dog Weed
  • Plant Size: Grows up to 60-100 cm (24-40 inches) in height
  • Spread: Reaches a spread of 30-60 cm (12-24 inches)
  • Pot Size: 1 litre
  • Foliage: Broad, lance-shaped green leaves arranged in a rosette
  • Flowers: Small, white to pale pink, star-shaped flowers in loose panicles, typically blooming from late spring to late summer
  • Growth Habit: Upright, spreading form
  • Hardiness Zones: 4-9
  • Water Depth: Thrives in water up to 20 cm (8 inches) deep or in moist soil at the edge of ponds
  • Charming Blooms: Alisma Plantago produces delicate white to pale pink flowers that add a soft, elegant touch to your water garden, enhancing its natural beauty.
  • Lush Foliage: The broad, lance-shaped leaves form a dense, attractive rosette that provides a lush green backdrop for the delicate flowers.
  • Versatile Planting: Ideal for pond margins, streams, and other water features, as well as in damp soil conditions, this plant adapts well to various aquatic and semi-aquatic environments.
  • Wildlife Friendly: The flowers attract pollinators such as bees and butterflies, supporting local biodiversity and enhancing the ecological health of your garden.
  • Low Maintenance: This hardy and easy-to-grow plant requires minimal care, making it an excellent choice for both novice and experienced gardeners.

Planting and Care Instructions:

  • Planting: Place the 1-litre pot in shallow water or at the edge of your pond, ensuring the crown of the plant is just above the water level. It can also be planted in moist soil around the water’s edge.
  • Sunlight: Alisma Plantago thrives in full sun to partial shade. Provide ample light for optimal growth and blooming.
  • Watering: Maintain consistent moisture. In a pond setting, the plant will receive adequate water naturally. For container planting, water regularly to keep the soil damp.
  • Maintenance: Trim back any overgrown or faded foliage after flowering to maintain the plant’s appearance and encourage new growth. Divide clumps every few years to prevent overcrowding and promote vigorous blooming.

Why Choose Our Alisma Plantago?

  • Quality Assurance: Our Alisma Plantago plants are nurtured with care and thoroughly inspected to ensure they are healthy and ready to thrive in your garden.
  • Sustainable Practices: We are committed to eco-friendly gardening. Our plants are grown using sustainable methods that protect the environment.
  • Expert Support: Our knowledgeable team is here to provide expert advice and tips, whether you are a novice or an experienced gardener, to help your garden flourish.

Additional information


4.5cm bulb box (3), 4.5cm bulb box (6)


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