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Mosaic Plant Ludwigia sedoides

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Description

Mosaic plant is in the primrose family.  It has showy floating diamond leaves that form an intricate rose pattern and cup-shaped yellow flowers make this aquatic perennial a nice addition to your water garden.  Grown in 1 gallon pots with 12-24 in. water depth.  Need to be brought in during the winter as they are not cold hardy but can be difficult to keep alive.  Consider overwintering in large aquariums.  

Cultivars:
Tags:
#showy flowers#water garden#rain garden#colorful leaves#naturalize#water plant
Cultivars:
Tags:
#showy flowers#water garden#rain garden#colorful leaves#naturalize#water plant
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Ludwigia
    Species:
    sedoides
    Family:
    Onagraceae
    Life Cycle:
    Annual
    Perennial
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Americas
    Dimensions:
    Height: 0 ft. 4 in. - 0 ft. 4 in.
    Width: 1 ft. 0 in. - 2 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Annual
    Herbaceous Perennial
    Water Plant
  • 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)
    Available Space To Plant:
    Less than 12 inches
    12 inches-3 feet
    Usda Plant Hardiness Zone:
    10a, 10b, 11a, 11b
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Showy
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Summer
    Flower Description:
    June-August yellow showy cup-shaped
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Green
    Pink
    Red/Burgundy
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Rosulate
    Leaf Shape:
    Rhomboidal
    Leaf Margin:
    Entire
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    Red and green diamond-shaped leaves appear in clusters resembling a hens-and-chicks succulent in rosettes 3-6" wide
  • Stem:
    Stem Color:
    Red/Burgundy
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Naturalized Area
    Riparian
    Landscape Theme:
    Rain Garden
    Water Garden