Pontederia cordata

Pontederia cordata

Product no.: 265

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Pickerel Plant. 

  • Approximate height: 50cm (20 inches) 
  • Recommended water depth over crown of plant: 8 - 15cm (3 - 6 inches)
  • Flowering time: July to September
  • Flower colour: Blue
  • Supplied bare root

This American species forms attractive clumps of lush shiny green leaves, topped with blue flower spikes in late summer to autumn. So good it has received the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit (AGM). Like all the pickerel plants, the flowers are attractive to bees. 

We recommend starting your Pontederia cordata off in a pot of 2 - 4 litres capacity. Read more on how to pot and care for your plant here.

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