Brasenia schreberi




Aquatic plant with oval shaped leaves. Leaves lack a v-notch. Bottom of leaves covered in a gelatinous film Flowers are small and dark red or maroon, and bloom for much of the summer. Fruits appear in mid to late summer.

Plant Overview:

Plant Family:Cabombaceae
Plant Duration:Perennial
Plant Type:Herbaceous
Bloom Time:Early June to August
Fruit Timing:Early July to late September
Global and State Rank:S4, G5
Commercially available landscape plant?No
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Type:Sandy, Loam, Clay
Soil Moisture:Wet
Soil pH:Neutral, Slightly Acidic, Acidic
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Sun to partial shade
Light Range:Sun, Partial Shade
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Wet

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