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Pickerel Rush

Pontederia cordata

 

Hardy Plant Bloody Dock

Elongated very glossy heart-shaped leaves stand tall on vascular stems. A profusion of small lavender-blue flowers on long panicles add beautiful color over a fairly long blooming season. Can be planted where water levels vary, with crowns +/- 6” from water’s surface. Can be planted in natural waterways.

Size: 2 to 3 feet

Zone: 3 – 9

Light: Full sun

Hardy plant