Mares tail (Hippuris Vulgaris) Native.


Out of stock


 Mares tail (Hippuris Vulgaris) Native. In bunches.

  • Common Mares tail, Hippuris vulgaris, is a native water plant. It is useful both as a marginal shallow water plant and also as an oxygenating aquatic plant. This plant has stems clad with whorls of needle like, blue-green foliage. These stems usually grow partly under the water and partly upright above the water surface. The attractive emergent stems resemble small Christmas trees.
  • Mares tails provide useful cover for small fish and other pond wildlife as well as being excellent for maintaining clean, healthy water.
  • Height 10-20cm (4-8ins).
  • Planting depth 6-20 cm (2-8ins) of water over the soil level.
  • Supplied in weighted bunches.
  • Contact us if you require more information