Callitriche verna

UK Native: Yes

Height: Short

Planting Zone: 2 - 3

A submerged oxygenating plant native to Britain, callitriche has masses of small, bright green leaves that eventually reach the surface and spread into attractive mats. Provides excellent cover for young fish and other aquatic life. Plant in small or medium container using aquatic soil, covering with pea gravel. Place in the deepest part of pond (up to 5ft).