Stratiotes aloides growing leaf plant herbaceous of the genus Stratiotes also known as Water soldiers plant or Water pineapple plant, Stratiotes aloides perennial evergreen plant used as ornamental water plant, can grow in temperate, subtropical, mediterranean climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 4-10a
Leaves color green in spear shape with little spine on the margin of the leaves, leaves grow in rosette structure.
Stratiotes aloides flower
Flower color white in saucer shape, plants dioecious male and female flowers on separate plants.
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Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction What is the best way to start growing? No Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Invasive Difficulties or problems when growing: Spring / Summer / Autumn in warmer climate Planting season: Fish (eat the roots) Pests and diseases: All year Pruning season: Dead leaves How to prune: 10-40cm, 4-16 inches Size of the plant: Fast growing / Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Big amount of water Water requirement: Full sun / Half shade / Full shade Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Yes Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes (aquarium) Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Summer Bloom season? Saucer white flowers, plants dioecious male and female flowers on separate plants. General information about the flower: Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Flower colors Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Average growing plants Fast growing plants Plant life-form Evergreen Herbaceous Leaf plant Perennial plant Plant Uses Indoor plants Ornamental plants Water plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Shade Plants Watering plants Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 4 Hardiness zone 5 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9