Cuckooflower Plants (Cardamine pratensis)

£10.00 £8.33

A native perennial wild flower of damp meadows, the flowers appear around the time that cuckoos return in April - May. The clusters of pink, pale lilac or white flowers attract butterflies and bees. A caterpillar food plant of the orange tip butterfly. An ideal water garden or pond-side plant. The leaves can be eaten as watercress.

Height: Up to 50cm (2ft)

Prefers: Requires a moist site in partial shade or sun

Flowers: April - June