Posted: 10/02/2012 at 14:29
Water lilies and duckweed, with hibiscus hanging over the pot.
Lotus, with chillies growing to the left.
Water lilies and Cyperus papyrus.
Tropical water lily in a colourful pot. Note that the flowers of the lily grow far above the leaves. This is to prevent damage from flooding, which is common in tropical countries.
Not a great example, but a fun container!
Water lettuce makes a simple statement.
Water lettuce and water lilies.
Again not the best example, but can you see the tadpoles?
Thanks to Ross Bayton for help identifying these pond plants.