Parrot Feather (Myriophyllum aquaticum)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Myriophyllum aquaticum Accepted
Myriophyllum brasiliense Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: In Water
Wet
Wet Mesic
Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 2 -45.6 °C (-50 °F) to -42.8 °C (-45°F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 13
Plant Height: 6 to 12 inches
Plant Spread: 2 to 5 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Feathery appearance, blue-green in color.
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: White
Other: Pinkish-white
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Will Naturalize

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Location: My pond, Gent, BelgiumDate: 2015-06-28
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Location: My greenhouse, FloridaDate: 2019-01-10grows outside here as a perennial
By Gina1960
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Location: My pond, Gent, BelgiumDate: 2015-06-28
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Plant ID by Nicxr Mar 18, 2019 5:51 PM 2
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