Floating Pennywort (Hydrocotyle ranunculoides)

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: In Water
Wet
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4b -31.7 °C (-25 °F) to -28.9 °C (-20 °F)
Leaves: Evergreen
Variegated
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Suitable Locations: Bog gardening
Uses: Water gardens
Culinary Herb
Medicinal Herb
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Division
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon

Young foliage in spring.

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mystery ground cover plant by espratt16 Aug 24, 2016 5:40 AM 4
Leonurus; Ranunculus; Polygonum; Acalypha; Oenanthe; Hydrocotyle by joelsephus Jul 1, 2014 3:36 PM 22
Chalara fraxinea fungus and Hydrocotyle ranunculoides (Floating Pennywort) by NEILMUIR1 Nov 25, 2012 9:50 AM 25
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