Floating watermoss (Salvinia natans)
A delicate small plant, with hairy leaves perfect for a small tub pond. Floating watermoss is not hardy and can even have its leaves burnt by cold winds, so keep in a sheltered, warm position with plenty of sunlight and warmth.
- Plant Type - Floating Plant
- Normally Available from - Mid May
- Spread - 5cm to 15cm
- Position - Full Sun to Part Shade
Specific Plant Care:
Not hardy. Remove decaying plants after first frost. Very hard to overwinter.
Just place the plant on the surface of the water. These plants are best brought inside as the nights start to get colder during very late summer to protect them from frost.