Pickerel Weed is an aquatic plant with beautiful, intense lilac-blue flowers heads above narrow arrow-shaped, light green leaves. It is native of shallow waters throughout North and South America. Easily cultivated in a humus rich soil at the edge of a pond or in waterfilled pots.
Sow seeds on receipt flat in any humus rich soil. Keep soil always completely wet and pots in a sunny, protected spot outside. Transplant as soon as seedlings are strong enough. Pontederia cordara is very fast growing and if sowed in mid spring it may flower in summer already.
All are USDA Climate Zone 6.
20 seeds per package.