Water Lettuce

Botanical Name:
Pistia stratiotes

Water Lettuce / Pistia stratiotes
Water Lettuce / Pistia stratiotes
Item# floaterPistia

Product Description

Can not be shipped to AL, CA, FL, LA, MS, PR, SC,TX and Wi.

Description Tropical, free floating plant.  Velvety ribbed leaves form delicate, pale green rosettes.  Resembles a cabbage plant. The leaves grows 8 - 10 in. long and 4 in. wide and produce plantlets that stretch out from the mother plant on slender stems.  These can be separated and the older plants can be thinned out. If yellowing occurs the plants can be separated from the pond and fertilized.   Excellent in shady ponds.