Eichhornia crassipes

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Florida Water Hyacinth

Eichhornia crassipes

Purple

Green

3 Feet

9-11

United States

Bare root

 

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Description:

Water hyacinth is the ultimate floating plant. It is a prolific bloomer easy to grow and has terrific flower color. These plants are great for surface coverage and algae elimination. They also provide a protection from predators for koi and other fish especially important to vulnerable young fish.

 

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