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Water Hyacinth - Floating Pond Plant - See Restrictions
Water Hyacinths (Eichornia crassipes)
If you live in a state where Water Hyacinth are prohibited we recommend Giant Sensitive Plant as an alternative. Water Hyacinth are currently prohibited in AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, FL, LA, MS, NE, PR, SC, TX, WI - Will be substituted or cancelled. Never release these plants into public lakes or waterways. Know your state laws.
The water hyacinth is a floating pond plant with bulbous green leaves. Water hyacinth get columns of lavender flowers in the summer. The long thick roots of the water hyacinth make it a great floating pond plant for filtering pond water.
Hardiness Zones: 9-11 - Ships when water temperatures are estimated to be consistently 50 Degrees Fahrenheit or warmer.
Light Requirements: Full Sun to Part Shade
Height: 3"-8" tall
Spread: Large spread