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Lilaeopsis Brasiliensis - 1L Potted Pond Plant

  • Catalogue Code 5130-6319
  • Pack Contents: 1x 1L Potted Pond Plant

Otherwise called Brazilian Micro Sword this versatile pond plant will grow well even in the shallowest pond. It forms a carpet at the bottom of your pond and adds oxygen the natural way, keeping your pond wildlife healthy.

Growing densely and thickly the leaves give aquatic wildlife, including pollinators, protection from predators and the glaring sun in summer. 

Emulating a bit of the Amazon the Brazilian Micro Sword gives your pond an exotic feel. You can choose to grow it around your pond given the soil is moist and boggy or within the water to a depth of 60cm (2ft). (Zone 1, 2, 3 or 4 - see planting diagram)

3-6cm / 1-3in


  • 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

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