Watergarden Paradise

Aquatic Nursery

Marginal Aquatic Plants

Dichromena colorata (White Star Sedge)

Dichromena colorata (White Star Sedge)


Plants that is suitable for the marginal water area in small, medium or large ponds. Usually planted around the edges of the pond or dam in shallower water. Should given some fertiliser tablets when repotting to encourage lush green growth. Sold in the form of barerooted rhizomes/bunches.

Planting instructions is available for download here. Don't forget to include fertiliser tablets in your plantings.

They are separated into 3 categories:

Low Growing - Approx. 10cm - 20cm in height. Depth (from the growing tips of the plant to surface of water): 5cm - 10cm.

Medium Height - Approx. 20cm - 1m in height. Depth (from the growing tips of the plant to surface of water): 10cm - 15cm.

Tall Growing - Approx. 1m - 2m in height. Depth (from the growing tips of the plant to surface of water): 15cm - 20cm.