Lemna growing leaf water plant of the genus Lemna also known as Water fern, Lemna perennial evergreen cold annual used as ornamental ground cover plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropics, temperate, tropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 5+.
Leaves color green 1-2 cm elliptic and grow in pairs, pair and from each leave can grow new plant.
Flower color yellow or white the flowers very small and grow on the leaf in the middle on the vein.
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Requirements for Lemna growing and care:
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed (hard to collect)/ Vegetative reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No, but easy to do
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Spring, in tropic all year
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
Collect the dead part
Size of the plant?
0.5-1 cm, 0.15-0.5 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Big amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
General information about the flower:
Yellow or white flowers very small and grow on the leaf in the middle on the vein