Mare’s tail grow and care – herbaceous of the genus Hippuris also known as Hippuris vulgaris, Mare’s tail perennial evergreen plant mostly used as ornamental also used as edible and medical plant, can grow in subtropical ,mediterranean, desert or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 3-10. Mare’s tail leaves
Leaves edible color green in needle like shape that grow on whorls, young stem also edible.
Flower color green, the flowers small and barely seen.
Mare’s tail for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Mare’s tail growing and care:
Aquatic environment, rich water
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Vegetative Reproduction Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction? Yes Difficulties or problems when growing: Invasive All year In cold temperature spring Planting season: ? Pests and diseases: Pruning season: All year How to prune: Delineate the growth Size of the plant? 0.5-1 m, 20-40 inches (from the base of the plants) Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing Big amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes (more bucket) Blooming information Summer Bloom season: General information about the flower Green flowers small and barely seen Edible leaves Leaves harvesting season: Spring / Summer / Autumn After the plant establish can cut freely How to harvest the leaves? Information about leaves: Green leaf in needle like shape, the leaf is 1-2 cm, the leaves grow on whorls Uses of Mare’s tail leaves: Cooked, raw Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Edible Parts Culinary uses Flower colors Climate Desert Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Tropics Climate Harvest Season Autumn Harvest Spring Harvest Summer Harvest Ornamental parts Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Plant life-form Evergreen Herbaceous Perennial plant Plant Uses Edible plants Ornamental plants Water plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Winter planting Plants sun exposure Watering plants Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 3 Hardiness zone 4 Hardiness zone 5 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9