Water lettuce plants for sale, water lettuce is a free-floating aquatic plant and is also one of the more popular floating water plants for ponds in outdoor garden ponds. Water lettuce plants float on the surface of the water and are often used as a source of filtration. These floating pond plants acts as an excellent vegetable filter. Water lettuce plants grow quite quickly and cleans the water very well. The leaves are unique with tiny hairs with light green leaves up to 6 inches long with long veins running through the leaf.
Water Lettuce Plants For Sale
Floating Pond Plants – Pistia stratiotes
Buy 1 Water Lettuce Plant at $6.00 ea.
Buy 3 Water Lettuce Plants at $5.50 ea. for $16.50
Buy 6 Water Lettuce Plants at $5.25 ea. for $31.50
Buy 12 Water Lettuce Plants at $4.75 ea. for $57.00
*** Please note extra shipping cost may apply for very large orders (48+) of floating water plants ***
Water Lettuce Plants For Sale – Floating Water Plants
Water lettuce plants used in ponds are great for pond filtration. These water plants are also perfect for when fish spawn and lay their eggs on with their long hanging roots submersed beneath the leaves. When these water plants begin to reproduce simply discard them to keep their population under control. Use the discarded pond plants as compost or give them away to friends who have a garden pond. Water lettuce is a great way at reducing algae blooms as it competes against algae preventing large algae blooms. Water lettuce, water hyacinths and barley will help fight algae problems.
These are tropical water plants and hardy for zone 9-11. These floating pond plants will not survive the winter in Canada.
*** Remember never introduce water plants and fish to local streams or rivers as they can clog up waterways and hurt the environment and ecosystem. Water lettuce can be aggressive and is banned from certain states in the United States. In Canada there are no restrictions as this is a tropical plant and cannot survive the winter in our climate. ***