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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Low Bulrush, Fiber Optics Grass

Low Bulrush, Fiber Optics Grass

Scientific Name : Scirpus cernuus Family : Cyperaceae Common Name : Low Bulrush, Fiber Optics Grass Description: A low growing, grass-like plant which grows in bogs. Can be kept as a pot plant. Flowers insignificant. Propagation : Division, seeds Longevity...

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Horsetail

Horsetail

Scientific Name : Equisetum ramossimum Family : Equisetaceae Common Name : Horsetail Description: An erect growing herb found growing in stagnant water. Native to India. Propagation : Division, seeds Longevity...

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Pink Node Flower, Maka

Pink Node Flower, Maka

Scientific Name : Caesulia axillaris Family : Asteraceae (Compositae) Common Name : Pink Node Flower, Maka Description: It is annual herb that normally grows in bogs.  Identified by Rakeshkumar Singh Propagation : Seeds Longevity : Annual     Caesulia axillaris Caesulia...

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Round-leaf Rotala

Round-leaf Rotala

Scientific Name : Rotala rotundifolia Family : Lythraceae Common Name : Round-leaf Rotala Description: A herbaceous plant that grows in bog. The tiny inflorescence is studded with pink flowers.  Identified by Nidhan Singh and Rakeshkumar Singh Propagation : Stem cuttings, division Longevity...

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