Water Figwort ‘Scrophularia auriculata’

From £1.50

Dark reddish brown flowers in narrow interrupted spike. Water Figwort also known as water betony is a common plant of riverbanks, pond margins, damp meadows and wet woodlands.

Its maroon flowers appear from June to September, provide nectar for bumblebees and are pollinated by the Common Wasp.


Additional information

Sun Preference

Sun either Partial or Full

Soil Preference

Most Soils OK

Suitable for

Prefers a wet spot for planting. Usually found nearby a river, pond or damp meadow.


Provides nectar for bumblebees and is pollinated by the common wasp.

Flowering season

June – September

Flowering colour


Eventual height



Plants – expected delivery within 7-10 days when in stock, Seeds – expected delivery within 4-7 days when in stock

Species Type