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Floating Pond Plant Raft
Floating Pond Plant Raft
Floating Pond Plant Raft
Floating Pond Plant Raft
Floating Pond Plant Raft
Floating Pond Plant Raft
Floating Pond Plant Raft
Floating Pond Plant Raft
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Floating Pond Plant Raft

The easy way to enhance ponds and water features.
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  • 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.

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Floating Pond Raft Kit
Item: 580030
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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
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