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Giant Bullrush (Schoenoplectus californicus) 2" Potted Hardy Marginal Plant

Giant Bullrush (Schoenoplectus californicus) 2" Potted Hardy Marginal Plant

Regular price $29.99 USD
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Elevate your pond's beauty and ecological balance with Giant Bullrush (Schoenoplectus californicus). This impressive marginal pond plant, also known as California bulrush, is a superb choice for adding height, texture, and natural filtration to your aquatic environment.

Key Features:

  1. Impressive Size and Presence: Giant Bullrush lives up to its name, towering over other plants with its tall, sturdy stems that can reach up to 10 feet in height. This commanding presence adds drama and vertical interest to your pond landscape.

  2. Natural Filtration: Beyond its aesthetic appeal, Giant Bullrush serves a crucial role in maintaining water quality. The plant's dense foliage and root system help absorb excess nutrients, reduce algae growth, and improve overall water clarity, creating a healthier environment for fish and other aquatic life.

  3. Habitat and Shelter: This robust plant provides valuable habitat and shelter for pond wildlife. Fish, frogs, and other creatures seek refuge among its dense clusters, adding to the biodiversity and ecological balance of your pond ecosystem.

  4. Low Maintenance: Schoenoplectus californicus is a low-maintenance plant once established. It thrives in moist soil and can tolerate fluctuating water levels, making it suitable for various pond settings. Regular trimming of dead or damaged stems helps maintain its appearance and promotes healthy growth.

  5. Versatile Design Element: Whether used as a focal point, background planting, or natural screen, Giant Bullrush adds versatility to your pond design. Its architectural form complements both naturalistic and formal pond styles, offering endless creative possibilities.

Ideal Growing Conditions:

  • Light: Full sun to partial shade.
  • Water Depth: Suitable for water depths up to 12 inches, making it ideal for pond edges and shallow water areas.
  • Soil: Thrives in moist, well-drained soil but can tolerate periodic submersion.
  • Hardiness Zone: Hardy in zones 5-11, showcasing its adaptability to a range of climates.
Hardiness zones: 7 - 11
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  • Hitchhiker Warning

    We recommend cleaning all plants before adding them to your tank. We regularly perform quality checks prior to shipping plants. However, we cannot guarantee our plants to be snail or hitchhiker-free. If you do not want to risk snails, please consider rinsing plants, conducting a bleach dip, or quarantining plants prior to adding them in your aquarium. Snails are a natural part of working with live plants.