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Elodea candensis

Plant Type: Water Gardening

The foliage lives entirely underwater but does have dainty white blooms that float on the water’s surface. Excellent oxygenator.

Growing & Maintenance Tips:


Frogbit/Anacharis should be submerged to the bottom of the pond for best growing conditions. It is usually sold in clumps. Needs to be weighted down to sink to the bottom of the pond.

Frogbit/Anacharis is sometimes eaten by hungry goldfish and Koi.

Flower Color

White Blooms

Foliage Color

Green

Plant Spread

45 - 60 in.

Good Companions

Plant Height

18-24 in.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

5-10

Soil Moisture

Submerged

Characteristics & Attributes


Attributes

Foliage Interest, Naturalizing, Bog or Water Garden

Bloom Time

Critter Resistance

Exposure

Full Sun

Growth Rate

Medium

Seasonal Interests

Summer