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Echinodorus species

Echinodorus species
melon sword
Echinodorus species

Common name melon sword
Family alismataceae
Life cycle perennial
Flowers white
Cultural notes marginal plant, wants wet feet

This plant was only given a common name at the aquatic nursery, so I'll need to do more research to find out which species this is. I bought it as a bog plant, whereas most online references to the genus are for aquarium underwater plants. I'll supplement this page with more information as I observe and learn about the plant.

In our garden, this plant grows in the following area: waterfall pond

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