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Marestail ‘Hippuris vulgaris’

Marestail ‘Hippuris vulgaris’

*Please note - All aquatic plants ship bare - root.

Semi evergreen aquatic submergent or emergent perennial bearing stout, hollow, unbranched stems erect and stiff when emersed, limp when submersed.

Foliage Interest


Deadheading Not Necessary

Resists: Deer


Plant Type:  Perennial

Height Category:  Short

Garden Height:  2 - 4 Inches

Trails Up To:  24 Inches

Spacing:  12 - 14 Inches

Spread:  12 - 14 Inches

Foliage Colors:  Green

Habit:  Submersed, emergent


Light Requirement:  Part Sun to Sun

The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).

Maintenance Category:  Easy

Bloom Time:  Grown for Foliage

Hardiness Zones:  3 - 18

Water Category:  Aquatic

Uses: Ponds, streams, water features, bog gardens.

Maintenance Notes: Marestail will fill in areas between rocks along the edges of ponds and streams, or can be allowed to free float in bodies of water.  Serves as an oxygenator in aquatic ecosystems

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