Water avens


Water avens is a plant for wet areas and damp boggy ground including sun or part shade. It will survive well at a pond edge, in bog gardens, wet deciduous woodlands, and damp meadows. The delicate nodding apricot flowers are gorgeous and the fluffy seed heads are attractive too.

Geum rivale
Pale apricot
Sun, part shade, wet ground
Height : 20cm
Flowering period : April – September
This is a good source of nectar : 


Wildlife attracted:
In a bog garden or pond edge Water avens is great for attracting dragonflies, bees and butterflies, which then bring frogs, toads and other animals to your wildlife area.
Other features:
Water avens divides easily and self seeds but is not invasive.


Additional information


9cm pot, 1.5lt pot