Water fern, Eared water moss

Water fern, Eared water moss

Scientific Name : Salvinia auriculata Family : Salviniaceae Common Name : Water fern, Eared water moss Description: An aquatic, free-floating plant which is a non-flowering plant. Its leaves are hairy on upper side. It multiplies very fast and can be invasive in water bodies, choking other aquatic plants and fish. Propagation : Division Longevity...

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Lemon balm, Balm mint

Lemon balm, Balm mint

Scientific Name : Melissa officinalis Family : Lamiaceae Common Name : Lemon balm, Balm mint Description: A short growing plant with scented leaves used for flavouring food and tea. It has medicinal uses also. Flowers attract honeybees for nectar. It is native to South-central Europe, North Africa, the Mediterranean region, and Central Asia. Propagation : Stem cutting, seeds Longevity...

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