Rosette Water Lettuce | Pistia Sp.
Water Lettuce Rosette is a smaller, compact variety of water lettuce pistia with a rosette shape. The velvety, intricately patterned ribbed leaves are ruffled and the color ranges from light green to blue green. Rosette Water lettuce prefers some shade in hotter climates. Like water hyacinths, Rosette Water Lettuce provides shade and helps control algae by absorbing nutrients. Water temperatures must be 65 degrees when adding this pond plant to your water garden. Water lettuce will not tolerate freezing temperatures or cold water. When exposed to cold, the leaves of Rosette Water will turn white and rot. A popular floating plant for water gardens that are located in shade or part shade.
Rosette Water Lettuce (Pistia sp)
Hardiness Zone: 9-11
Light Requirements: Full sun to part shade
Water Depth: Floating
Rosette Water Lettuce is illegal in AL, CA, FL, LA, MS, PR, SC, TX, WI - Will be substituted if ordered and it is illegal for the nursery to ship to your state.
MINIMUM QUANTITY OF WATER LETTUCE IS 3