Marginals

Sparganium Erectum
A quick growing native rush with broad fleshy stalks that produce large burr seed heads in late summer.
Common Name: Burr Reed
Price: £4.95 ea.
Stachys Palustris
A free flowering plant with spikes of bright purple flowers all summer. Good for bumble bees.
Common Name: Marsh woundwort
Price: £4.95 ea.
Typha Angustifolia
Not strictly speaking a bulrush but commonly recognised by most because of the cigar shaped flower head. A medium sized variety of about 4 to 5 feet in height.
Common Name: Lesser Reed Mace
Price: £4.95 ea.
Typha Latifolia
Native. The common Bulrush looks very dramatic in a large water garden display. Keep restricted in a small pond. The large variety growing sometimes, 5 feet or more, in height.
Common Name: Reed Mace
Price: £4.95 ea.
Typha Latifolia Varigatus
An attractive striped variant of the common Reed Mace. A good display but keep restricted in the smaller pond.
Common Name: 
Price: £4.95 ea.
Typha Minima
Tiny relative of his Reed Mace brothers . Delicate stems and cute brown spherical seed heads appear in Autumn. Not invasive. Barely taller than 18 –24 inches in height.
Common Name: Miniature Bulrush
Price: £4.95 ea.
Veronica Beccabunga
Native. Creeping dark foliage never higher than 4-5 inches produces clusters of small blue flowers all summer.
Common Name: Brooklime
Price: £4.95 ea.
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