Bog Bean

Menyanthes Trifoliata
Menyanthes Trifoliata
Latin Name: Menyanthes Trifoliata
Moisture/Zone: Zone 2
Flower Colour: Pink and white
Growth Speed: Medium
Foliage Type: Deciduous
Foliage Colour: Green
Position: Full sun,part sun

The Bog bean is a delightful British native pond plant. Flowers emerge above the foliage with pink buds breaking open into feathery white blooms. A pretty plant that grows out from the side of the pond in a floating raft, creating ideal habitat for pondlife. Plant in a medium container using aquatic soil, covering with pea gravel.