Floating Plants /Fanwort, Carolina $

Fanwort, Carolina
Cabomba caroliniana


Floating Fanwort, Carolina

A rooted submerged plant native to the southern US, generally growing in 3-10 feet of water.  This oxygenating plant is great for aquariums, container water gardens and shallow areas of ponds.  Helps to remove nutrients from the water and also provides a good hiding place for small fry. Fan-like underwater leaves on a long branching stem. Half-inch white to pinkish flowers when leaves reach the water’s surface.  Large fish enjoy eating it.

Size: 1-4 feet tall

Zone: 8 – 11

Light: Full sun