Plant Type: Water Gardening
Attractive lilac-blue flowers that are 2-3 inches and very attractive. Leaves are held upright so they act like sails.
Growing & Maintenance Tips:
Plants double every 12 days.
They will shut down if the night time temp is under 45 degrees. They do appreciate fertilizer, but outside of your pond.
Set them in a 5-gallon bucket or other container w/water and fertilizer over night. Then put them back in your pond.
Plant Spread10-15 in.
Plant Height4-6 in.
Soil MoistureRoots need to be submerged. Allow the plant to float on the water surface. Hungry fish might eat roots. Prefer calm water.
Characteristics & Attributes
Container, Focal Point, Bog or Water Garden
Bloom TimeAll summer