Water mosaic

Water mosaic

Scientific Name : Ludwigia sedioides Family : Ongraceae Common Name : Water mosaic Description: True to its common name this is a free-floating aquatic plant with Rangoli-like (Mosaic-like), symmetrical arrangement of leaves. It propagates very fast with runners. This plant can be easily grown in a shallow and wide tub. At the base of the tub put some humus rich garden soil, fill the tub with water and just place a single...

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Duck weed, Lesser duck weed

Duck weed, Lesser duck weed

Scientific Name : Lemna minor Family : Lemnaceae Common Name : Duck weed, Lesser duck weed Description: It is a free floating, very tiny plant. It grows in ponds or slow flowing water bodies. A single plant can have only one, two or maximum three leaves. As more leaves are produced, each having root, the divide and become separate plants. The plant bears very tiny flowers. It is native to Asia, Africa, north America and...

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