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Could you name this pond plant for me. It's about 4 foot tall, has roots in 2 foot of water.

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Yep, it's Butomus umbellatus.

24 Jun, 2010


Thanks very much Ilex.

24 Jun, 2010


lol great name....

24 Jun, 2010


Lovely plant - wonderful marginal for good sized ponds .I m envious as never been able to locate one those flower spikes are great .Ilex is of course quite right its also known as flowering rush if like me you struggle to recall latin names.

25 Jun, 2010


Thanks Bonkers, much easier to remember and

25 Jun, 2010

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