12 inch Floating Island Planter

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  • Provides shade and cover for your fish.
  • Protects plants from grazing koi.
  • Self-watering design.
  • Constructed of UV & water resistant polyethylene foam for long life.
  • Holds 1 gallon of Potting Mix for Island Planters
    Potting Mix Not Included

The foam collar is 12 x 4 inches,
the pot is 8.75 by 5 inches.

Floating Islander Planter floating in pond with plants.

Planting Diagram
Planting diagram for Floating Island Planters
These floating islands can be used in an existing water garden or you can use the island in a water-filled container as a self-watering system.
Plants suitable for island planters. Note this list is far from comprehensive. These are just a few of the plants with proven success. Feel free to experiment.

  1. Adiantum - Maiden Hair Ferns
  2. Bacopa caroliniana - Lemon Bacopa
  3. Begonia semperflorens - Wax Leaf Begonias
  4. Caladium - Angel Wings
  5. Carex spp.
  6. Coleus spp.
  7. Colocasia - Taro (several to choose from)
  8. Cyperus haspans- Dwarf Papyrus
  9. Echinodorus - Marble Queen Radican
  10. Equisetum - Horsetail Rush
  11. Gazania
  12. Hedychium coronarium-Ginger
  13. Houttuynia cordata 'Variegata' - Chameleon Plant
  14. Impatiens spp.
  15. Lilaeopsis noraezelandiae - Micro Sword
  16. Lysimachia nummularia - Creeping Jenny
  17. Mimulus lutens - Golden Monkey Flower
  18. Myriophyllum spp. - Parrots Feather
  19. Pratia pedunculata - Blue Star Creeper
  20. Ruellia brittonia 'Katie' - Blue Bell Compacta
  21. Sarracenia - Pitcher Plants
  22. Scaevola - Purple Fan Flower
  23. Tulbaghia viloacea 'Variegata' - Variegated Society Garlic
  24. Typha minima - Dwarf Cattail
  25. Thymus spp.
  26. Zephryanthes candida - Zephyr Lily also known as Rain Lily

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