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Plant/Tree Sales and Planting

Aquatico can help you make all the right decisions on the planting of trees and plants for you lake or pond.

We have categorised our plants to help you make an informed choice. Check out our price lists for up-to-date prices. These offers are for trade only and are subject to a minimum order of 100 plants.

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Tree and shrub areas (normal ground)

Pond bankings and surrounds, comfortably above high water level, suitable for trees and shrubs, possibly providing shelter or screening and wildlife habitat.

Suggested Species List
Cherry, Spruce, Silver Birch, Blackthorn, Hazel, Larch, Western Red Cedar, Rowan, Guelder Rose, and Crab Apple.

Tree and shrub areas (wet ground)

The line to which water may rise in wet or winter weather, or at peak flow.

Suggested Species List
Soft Rush, Alder varieties, Willow varieties, Aspen, Purple Loosestrife, Poplar varieties, Dogwood and Downy Birch.

Marginal areas (0-30cms deep water)

Low water level - the line below which water doesn't normally drop. Shallow water margin - 0-30cms, where marginal species would be included to form attractive decorative fringes.

Suggested Species List
Water Plantain, Lesser Pond Sedge, Yellow Flag Iris, Reed Canary Grass, Marsh Marigold, Meadow Sweet, Water Forget-me-not and Sea Club-rush.

Reedbed and mid-depth water

30cms - 1.0 metre, suitable for Reeds and 'working plants'. (Reedbeds and water treatment)

Suggested Species List
Common Reed, Bullrush and Common Reed Mace.

If you have any questions or would like to find out any further information on the planting of trees and plants, contact us by E-mail or by giving us a call on 07807 390818.

Sample Pond/Reed bed Plan

Simply send a rough sketch of your lake with approximate measurements and we will provide you with a planting scheme/landscape plan with suggested species and amounts best suited to your situation together with a quotation for supply only and planting.

Planting Suggestion