Water Parsley (Oenanthe sarmentosa)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Wet
Wet Mesic
Plant Spread: 2 feet to 5 feet
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Other: White with red-fringed petals
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Bog gardening
Edible Parts: Stem
Eating Methods: Cooked
Toxicity: Other: Caution is advised as some plants in this genus are extremely toxic!
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Pollinators: Various insects


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Water Parsley (Oenanthe sarmentosa) by sarjomarci Sep 2, 2015 2:40 PM 8

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