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Tiny Duckweed Lemna perpusilla

Description

Tiny Duckweed is an aquatic plant found in still or slowy moving waters of swamps, ponds or lakes. 

Tiny Duckweed is a floating aquatic plant in quiet fresh water. Only 1 rootlet/plant.

Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#water garden#swamps#ponds#lakes#aquatic plant#food source fall#Coastal OBL#food source herbage#Piedmont Mountains OBL
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#water garden#swamps#ponds#lakes#aquatic plant#food source fall#Coastal OBL#food source herbage#Piedmont Mountains OBL
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Lemna
    Species:
    perpusilla
    Family:
    Araceae
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Perennial
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Soil Drainage:
    Frequent Standing Water
    Occasionally Wet
    NC Region:
    Coastal
    Piedmont
  • Fruit:
    Display/Harvest Time:
    Fall
    Fruit Description:
    Displays from August to October
  • Flowers:
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Summer
    Flower Description:
    Blooms from June to September (rarely)
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Pond
    Landscape Theme:
    Water Garden
    Attracts:
    Songbirds