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Ceratophyllum demersum - hornwort - 3x Young Pond Plants

  • Catalogue Code 5120-7261
  • Pack Contents: 3 Young Plants

Good for oxygenating shady ponds

Commonly called Hornwort this is a dense, mat forming plant with insignificant flowers. It is a good plant for oxygenating shady ponds because it tolerates a shady site. The plants float on the surface but they root into the mud at the base of the pond.

Submerged Oxygenating Plants help keep water in ponds aerated and pond life healthy. These plants float on top of the water.

Flowers July

Height 15cm/6in.

Spread 1m/39in 



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

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well packed good heathy plants


Good healthy plants that are doing well in the pond as I type!


All died very quickly despite going straight into pond

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