Ruffled, velvety, green leaves are tightly curled into lovely rosettes that float beautifully on the surface of your pond or water feature. Great for tub or container gardens as well! Grows 6-8" across and can be light- green to blue- green in color.
(minimum 3 plants)
Curly Water Lettuce is a great plant for:
- Providing shade for fish
- Helping to eliminate algae
- Great for biofilters as water lettuce helps to clean and purify the water by taking up nutrients and trapping small particles in the root hairs
No planting is necessary as these lovely rosettes float magically on the surface of the water. Make sure roots are facing down and that the plants get plenty of sun!
PONDMEGASTORE TIP: Curly Water Lettuce will turn yellow in temperatures below 50 degrees. It is a tropical plant that prefers warm temperatures and warm water!
Water Lettuce is illegal in:
FL, TX, CA, AL, SC, LA, MS, and WI