Hydrocharis Morsus Ranae

UK Native: Yes

Height: Short

Planting Zone: 5

This dainty little floating plant is a British native. Small white flowers are produced in summer. A graceful floating plant with leaves 2-3 cm across. With the approach of autumn the plant produces terminal buds which drop off and sink to the bottom of the pond where they lie dormant until the following Spring. Floating plants provide cover and habitat for pond creatures.