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Pond Plant


By Valadel

United Kingdom Gb

I have a pond plant , name unknown , its about 2` tall with purple flowers ( astillbe type ) would this be the right time of year to split it ?
No photo i`m afraid temp. out of action



sounds a bit like the flower on water mint?
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28 Aug, 2009


The time to divide most things is late winter into spring. But I don't know your plant.

28 Aug, 2009


Water mint is not that tall. More likely to be purple loosestrife (lythrum salicaria) which can be split in autumn or spring

28 Aug, 2009


Sounds about right , will leave it till spring . tThank you

28 Aug, 2009

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