Nymphoides peltata (Yellow Floating-Heart)


Nymphoides peltata, or Yellow Floating-Heart, is an aquatic plant that colonises the pond, creating a beautiful patch of small yellow flowers

SKU: SIM-NYMPHOIDES Category: Tags: ,
Don't forget to buy a basket and fertilizer for this plant
This article has a special discount
Single price for 2+ plants -12,5% € 8,80
Single price for 5+ plants -25% € 7,50
Single price for 10+ plants -31,3% € 6,90
Single price for 25+ plants -37,5% € 6,30
Single price for 50+ plants -43,8% € 5,60
Single price for 75+ plants -50% € 5,00
Single price for 100+ plants -56,3% € 4,40

Additional information

Main characteristics

Nymphoides peltata is a plant rooted to the bottom, but which generates new seedlings from submerged stolons that can develop by floating on the water for up to several metres


The leaves are rounded and have a diameter of 5 to 8 cm


The flowers have 5 petals and they are of an intense yellow colour and about 5 cm in diameter

Flowering period

Flowering takes place between May and September

Plant uses

It is a very invasive plant suitable for repopulating large natural lakes or for growing in small containers separate from the rest of the pond


The flower buds and stems can be cooked as vegetables. Nymphoides peltata also has various medicinal properties

Planting depth

From -20 cm to -40 cm, then as it grows it can reach greater depths


Full direct sun for at least 6 hours in the middle hours of the day

PH tolerated

Acidic, neutral or basic (alkaline): 6.5 to 8

Frost Resistance

Yes, it withstands very cold temperatures


Native plant of Europe

Shipped plant

Bunch of bare-root plants

With a purchase of at least 100€ you gain access to Aquatic Plants Gold Exclusive and enjoy the following benefits:

  • free shipping (in major European countries, or discounted in other countries);
  • assistance services for 12 months;
  • opportunity to activate the 100% Growth Guarantee (on water lilies, lotus flowers and marsh plants, recommended by us through the Easy Pond Kits or Pond Consultation, or chosen by carefully reading the plant data sheets on the website and planted according to the printed manuals included in the shipment);
  • detailed videos on how to grow aquatic plants;
  • practical printed manuals on how to plant aquatic plants correctly in order to sort all your doubts out.

Do you have questions about order management and shipping?

Discover all the answers to frequently asked questions about plant shipping, order management, and shopping tips.