Water avens

Geum rivale
Perennial
Pale apricot
Sun, part shade, wet ground
Height : 20cm
Flowering period : April - September

This is a good source of nectar :


Price for : 9cm pot = £2.90 : BUY

Price for : 5 plug plants = £4.75 : BUY

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.
Other features:
It divides easily and self seeds but not invasive.
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.


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Some plants are only available at certain times of year. For any queries regarding stock availability please do contact us and we will be happy to advise.