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Water Soldier - Stratiotes aloides - 5x Young Pond Plants

  • Catalogue Code 5120-7209
  • Pack Contents: 5 Young Plants

Water Soldier Stratiotes aloides

This is a useful and efficient oxygenating plant with spreading clumps of spiky leaves. Water Soldiers over winter at the bottom of the pond to reappear every spring.

Floating Plants shade the pond and reduce algae while providing valuable cover for pond life.  These plants float on top of the water

Height 10cm/4in.

Spread 30cm/12in. 

Flowers June-August

Height
10cm/4in

Features

  • Hardy Perennial - sow indoors or on a seedbed (April-June); transplant later to flower for many seasons
  • Will flower well in full sun
  • Will flower well in partial sun

Growing Calendar for Water Soldier - Stratiotes aloides - 5x Young Pond Plants

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Flowers
16-Jun-2017
Rating:2

Disintegrated within the first day... never buy again

03-Jun-2017
Rating:2

The 'plants' arrived. One was whole and now growing in the pond. The other 4 which looked like bits of plants have disappeared and cannot be seen on the top or bottom of the pond. A bad buy as far as I am concerned.

27-Jun-2016
Rating:1

On opening sealed plastic bag found all five plants brown and dead.

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