Floating Pond Plant Raft
Floating Pond Plant Raft
Share:

Floating Pond Plant Raft

The easy way to enhance ponds and water features.
Floating Pond Plant Raft - Rating
  22 Customer Reviews     Read Reviews
  • The quick and easy way to grow and display a selection of beautiful marginal pond plants, providing a unique way to spruce up and enhance ponds and water features.
  • We include everything that you need to add colour, interest and height to your pond. Simply add the soil into the planter, add the plants, cover with gravel and hey presto, instant garden!
  • A quick and easy way to grow your pond plants, when fully established, the planter provides shade and shelter for fish and other aquatic wildlife while at the same supressing pond nasties.
  • The selection of pond plants has colourful flowers and decorative leaves from early spring through early autumn, and the three different varieties grown together provide maximum effect.
  • The kit includes a square floating planter, pond soil and pond gravel along with three bare root plants.

Product options:

Floating Pond Raft Kit
Item: 580030
£9.99
Floating Pond Raft Kit - Item: 580030
DEAL PRICE £9.99
RRP £19.99
Save: £10.00 - 50%
-
+
ADD TO BASKET
ADD TO BASKET
Usually despatched within
3-5 working days.
Usually despatched within
3-5 working days.
Key Points
Full Product Details

Product Information

Our Floating Pond Raft is a quick and easy way to grow and display a selection of beautiful marginal pond plants and provides a unique approach to spruce up and enhance ponds and water features.

We include everything that you need to add colour, interest and height to your pond. A complete pond plant growing kit, all you need to do is add soil into the planter, add the plants, cover with gravel and hey presto, floating raft!

A quick and easy way to grow your pond plants, the raft prevents the plants being uprooted or eaten and they'll grow more rapidly. When fully established, the planter provides shade and shelter for fish and other aquatic wildlife.

Additionally, the plants will help reduce the occurrence of blooms of algae, supressing blanket weed and other pond nasties, while at the same time improving the oxygen content.

The kit includes three popular marginal plants, along with a square floating planter, pond soil and pond gravel.
The selection of pond plants has colourful flowers and decorative leaves from early spring through early autumn, and the three different varieties grown together provide maximum effect. Includes*:

  • Acorus (green)
  • Iris (yellow)
  • Pontederia (purple)

*(Please note that the selection of plants may change depending on seasonal availability).

What Is Supplied

Item 580030 supplied as:

The kit includes a square floating planter, pond soil and pond gravel, along with three pond plants, including*:

  • Acorus (green)
  • Iris (yellow)
  • Pontederia (purple)

*(Please note that the selection of plants may change depending on seasonal availability).

 Plants are supplied bare root with no foliage present. Over winter these plants are dormant, and will leaf up when the weather warms from late spring.

Plant Care Information

Perfect In Pots
Perfect In Pots
Protect From Frost
Protect From Frost
Easy To Grow
Easy To Grow

Top Tips

Over winter, trim back plants and store the raft in a frost-free place with some daylight. A shed or garage with a window is ideal.

Care Information

Growing instructions:

  • Fill the included basket with the aquatic potting soil; leave at least 1/2 in. of space between the soil level and the rim of the planter.
  • Plant the 3 marginal plants with their crowns about 2.5cm (1in) below the surface of the soil.
  • Add the gravel.
  • Slowly submerge the basket into the pond, allowing time for the soil to absorb water.

Planting/Flowering Calendar

Best Time To Plant
When Your Plant Will Flower
When Your Plant Will Fruit
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Fully Grown Plant Dimensions (approx)

Plant Dimensions
100 cm
100 cm
Items You May Like

Items You May Also Like

SAVE
25%
Premium 'SoakerHose' Irrigation Pipe
Premium 'SoakerHose' Irrigation Pipe - Rating  2 Reviews
From £9.99
FIND OUT MORE
ADD TO BASKET
SAVE
25%
Nandina domestica - Sacred Bamboo
Nandina domestica - Sacred Bamboo - Rating  58 Reviews
From £14.99
FIND OUT MORE
ADD TO BASKET
Dwarf Patio Lilac 'Palibin'
Dwarf Patio Lilac 'Palibin' - Rating  22 Reviews
Just £19.99
FIND OUT MORE
ADD TO BASKET
SAVE
57%
Classic 'Old English' Shrub Rose Collection
Classic 'Old English' Shrub Rose Collection - Rating  196 Reviews
Just £14.95
FIND OUT MORE
PRE ORDER
SAVE
33%
Loropetalum 'EverRed' Chinese Witch Hazel
Loropetalum 'EverRed' Chinese Witch Hazel - Rating  215 Reviews
From £9.99
FIND OUT MORE
ADD TO BASKET
SAVE
33%
Pair of Italian Cypress Trees Cupressus sempervirens
Pair of Italian Cypress Trees Cupressus sempervirens - Rating  170 Reviews
From £9.99
FIND OUT MORE
ADD TO BASKET
SAVE
8%
Premium Professional Compost Blend
Premium Professional Compost Blend - Rating  111 Reviews
From £14.99
FIND OUT MORE
ADD TO BASKET
SAVE
8%
Professional Compost 80L plus 20L FREE
Professional Compost 80L plus 20L FREE - Rating  196 Reviews
From £14.99
FIND OUT MORE
ADD TO BASKET
Spring Festival 60 Bulb Mix
Spring Festival 60 Bulb Mix - Rating  96 Reviews
Just £9.99
FIND OUT MORE
ADD TO BASKET
SAVE
25%
4 Heavy Duty Pots
4 Heavy Duty Pots - Rating  98 Reviews
Just £14.99
FIND OUT MORE
ADD TO BASKET
SAVE
25%
Brighamia Insignis - 'The Hawaiian Palm'
Brighamia Insignis - 'The Hawaiian Palm' - Rating  173 Reviews
Just £14.99
FIND OUT MORE
ADD TO BASKET
SAVE
50%
Gardenia 'Kleim's Hardy' 9cm
Gardenia 'Kleim's Hardy' 9cm - Rating  94 Reviews
From £4.99
FIND OUT MORE
ADD TO BASKET
Patio Clematis Nubia(TM) Boulevard(R) Evipo079(N)
Patio Clematis Nubia(TM) Boulevard(R) Evipo079(N) - Rating  98 Reviews
From £9.99
FIND OUT MORE
ADD TO BASKET
Tulip Species Mix 20 Pack
Tulip Species Mix 20 Pack - Rating  166 Reviews
Just £9.99
FIND OUT MORE
ADD TO BASKET
Twin Pack 40L Premium Professional Compost Handy Size
Twin Pack 40L Premium Professional Compost Handy Size - Rating  174 Reviews
Just £14.99
FIND OUT MORE
ADD TO BASKET
Blooming Fast Superior Soluble Fertiliser
Blooming Fast Superior Soluble Fertiliser - Rating  189 Reviews
Just £4.99
FIND OUT MORE
ADD TO BASKET
Customer Reviews

Item Reviews

Close Video
FeeFoFeeFo
DOUBLE GUARANTEE TO YOU: more
1. If you're not totally happy with your order, return it within 30 days and we'll replace or refund in full!
2. Should any hardy plant fail to thrive thereafter, we'll replace free of charge - you just pay the P&P
ALL MAJOR PAYMENTS ACCEPTED
Visa Visa Electron Maestro MasterCard Paypal Amazon Payments
Advanced Mail Order Verifone
Back To Top
SIGN UP TO GET 10% OFF YOUR FIRST ORDER
Thank you. Please check your email for your voucher code
Success