Although oenanthe does produce small creamy flowers, it is mostly grown for the wonderful strongly scented, variegated foliage of green and dark pink leaves with each green leaf outlined in pink.
Top tip: Keep cutting back so that it doesn’t get too leggy.
Propagation: Produces a multitude of shoots that root readily into the surrounding soil and can be divided to pot on.
Depth of water over the soil: 05-25cm
Planting: Plant into 10lt planting crate using heavy garden loam or Westland Aquatic compost.