Alisma plantago aquatica
Genus Species: Alisma plantago aquatica
Common / Product Name: Water – Plantain
Habit: WETLAND SPECIES (WS)
Height x Width: 0.2 – 1m x 0.30 – 0.70m
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: High
Coastal Tolerance: Low
Drought Tolerance: Low
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Spring
Flower Colour: Lemon
Irrigation: This plant requires planting around waters edge.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -8°C for short periods once established.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C. Can tolerate higher temperatures for short periods over the summer months.
Fertilising: No fertilizer.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.