Hydrocotyle vulgaris
MARSH PENNYWORT, WATER PENNYWORT
Apiaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen rhizomatous soft-wooded perennial

Hardiness zones: 6-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to shade

Soil Moisture: usually boggy to aquatic

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: moderate wind, light frost
0.1m
Plant habit
 
1m

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Origins: Europe-W Russia, UK, North Africa

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Hydrocotyle vulgaris
MARSH PENNYWORT, WATER PENNYWORT
Apiaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen rhizomatous soft-wooded perennial

Hardiness zones: 6-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to shade

Soil Moisture: usually boggy to aquatic

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: moderate wind, light frost
0.1m
Plant habit
 
1m

FEATURES

Flowers: green-white

Flowering Time: early summer to late summer


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical designs

Uses: mass planting, groundcovers, soil binding

Growth rate: fast

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average



HAZARDS

Weed Potential: yes






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