Water avens

£3.50£6.00

Water avens is a plant for wet areas and damp boggy ground including sun or part shade. It will survive well at a pond edge, in bog gardens, wet deciduous woodlands, and damp meadows. The delicate nodding apricot flowers are gorgeous and the fluffy seed heads are attractive too.

Geum rivale
Perennial
Pale apricot
Sun, part shade, wet ground
Height : 20cm
Flowering period : April – September
This is a good source of nectar : 

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Water avens is a plant for wet areas and damp boggy ground including sun or part shade. It will survive well at a pond edge, in bog gardens, wet deciduous woodlands, and damp meadows. The delicate nodding apricot flowers are gorgeous and the fluffy seed heads are attractive too.

Wildlife attracted:
In a bog garden or pond edge Water avens is great for attracting dragonflies, bees and butterflies, which then bring frogs, toads and other animals to your wildlife area.

Other features:
The plants can be divided easily and it self seeds but is not invasive.

 

Additional information

Size

9cm pot, 1lt pot