Cardamine pratensis - Cuckoo flower

Cuckoo flower or Lady’s Smock

Mounds of pale green ferny foliage with pale lilac blooms in late spring & early summer. The Cuckoo Flower is noted for attracting wildlife, it is one of the main food plants of the Orange Tip butterfly. Cardamine pratensis is best grown in large drifts in damp woodland, meadows or as a marginal plant in the moist soil at the edge of ponds

Position: Full sun to part shade
Planting depth: Grows in the damp margin to 10cm (4’’) below water level
Growth rate: Slow
Flowering Period: April to June
Hardiness: Hardy
Size: Height: 45cm (18") Spread: 30cm (12")

Aquatic pot and compost variations

Aquatic plants come in a variety of pot and compost variations that have different benefits for planting and growing.

Mesh Pot (Aquatic Compost)
Pot can be removed and plant can be planted directly into soil or margins above or below the water line. Pot and plant can also be placed directly into water to be container grown, but will still need repotting in time.

Pot (Aquatic Compost)
Pot must be removed and plant should be planted directly into soil or margins above or below the water line.

Pot (Regular Compost)
Pot must be removed and plant should be planted directly into soil or margins above the water line. Cannot be planted directly into soil below the water line.

Type | Size: Pot | AQ9cm
Details: Aquatic compost
Price
€4,75
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