Lemna minor (Common Duckweed)


Lemna minor, or Common Duckweed, is a tiny floating plant, very invasive

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Additional information

Main characteristics

Lemna minor consists of a single very small, oval or rounded leaf, floating on the water, measuring on average 2-3 mm in length

Planting depth

It is meant to float in water. Extremely infesting plant in water rich of organic substances, while it dies in too clean water


Full direct sun for at least 4 hours in the middle hours of the day

PH tolerated

Very acidic to basic (alkaline): 4 to 8

Frost Resistance

Yes, in autumn it disperses the spores in depth from which it will resume its new vegetative cycle in spring


Native plant of Europe

Shipped plant

20×20 cm portion of bare root plants

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