Water lettuce for sale – Easy plant to grow with edible leaves, mostly grown for the ornamental leaves, planting in spring (as annual) and all the year as perennial, better to buy plant or another option to start from seeds yet more challenging.
Water lettuce – information before buying:
Growing information: perennial or annual plant, growing hardiness zone: 10 (as perennial) -9(as annual), water needed – big amount, light conditions – full sun to partial shade, height: 2-20cm, 1-8 inches.
Blooming in the summer, insignificant flowers that appear in white color.
Alternative names: Pistia stratiotes