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Variegated Water Celery - Perennial Marginal Oenanthe javanica Flamingo Pond

Variegated Water Celery Perennial Marginal

Notable traits of the Variegated Water Celery Pond: Perennial Marginal (Oenanthe javanica Flamingo)
Latin Name: Oenanthe javanica Flamingo
Common Name: Variegated Water Celery
Description: Variegated Water Celery is a colorful low spreading plant typically planted in water gardens partially submerged at the margins The colorful serrated leaflets of the Variegated Water Celery pops with beautiful pink tips About mid summer tiny white flowers in umbels bloomAlso known as the Flamingo Plant or Java Dropwort its a popular favorite for Koi ponds since it makes a nutritious snack for hungry mouths Some gardeners recommend rotating two planters keeping one in the pond for koi and another kept away from koi and allowed to grow back to maintain a constant supply on handThough it is a lovely ornamental plant the Variegated Water Celery is fast growing so take care in placement and expect plenty of spread When placed properly the Variegated Water Celery makes an excellent ground cover and a great choice for bog filters Plants will grow fastest in wet soil under direct sun
Light Needs: Direct Sun to Medium Shade
Zone: 5 to 11
Notes: 12 to 18
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