Pontederia cordata grow and care – herbaceous of the genus Pontederia also known as Pickerelweed, Pontederia cordata perennial evergreen used as ornamental water plant, can grow in temperate, mediterranean, desert, subtropics or tropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 3+.
Leaves color green the leaves in spoon to arrow shape.
Pontederia cordata flower
Flower color can be: purple, blue or white, flowers small and grow on stem in inflorescence, 5 petals with yellow spot in the middle.
Pontederia cordata for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Pontederia cordata growing and care:
Aquatic environment, rich soil
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: Aggressive, invasive Spring / Summer / Autumn Planting season: Aphids, fish (for roots) Pests and diseases: Pruning season: All year How to prune: Dead part Size of the plant? 0.5-1.2 m, 20-48 inches Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing / Medium growing Big amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade Yes Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring Bloom season: General information about the flower Purple, blue or white small flowers and grow on stem in inflorescence, 5 petals with yellow spot in the middle Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants, Shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Desert Climate, Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate, Tropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Fast growing plants
Evergreen, Herbaceous, Perennial plant
Floristry, Ornamental plants, Water plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Big amount of water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 12, Hardiness zone 13, Hardiness zone 3, Hardiness zone 4, Hardiness zone 5, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Blue flower, Purple flower, White flower