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Thalia dealbata

aquatic plant, perennial, forming clumps of oval leaves bluish-green color high up to 150 cm, in the summer produces a bluish ear. The Thalia by a touch of the exotic to the artificial lakes.

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9,00 €

  • bare root
  • Pot 11X11
  • Vaso 19x19 7Lt

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Size:Big
Planting depth from the surface of the water:from 10 to 30 cm
Height:130 cm
Spacing:3 plants per square meter..
Type of soil:Waterlogged
Sun Exposure:Full sun to partial shade
Flower Color:Purple
Leaf color:Green
Hardiness:USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 °C (0 °F)
Ease of Growth:Medium
Family:Marantaceae

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Thalia dealbata is an aquatic plant rhizomatous, perennial, originating in the USA. It is composed of oval pointed leaves that grow on long 100-150 cm stiff stems; the leaves are bluish-green with reddish edge and covered with a white film. Mature plants, in summer, producing a spike of violet-blue flowers. It has a fairly fast growing and can reach large sizes. It 'a semi-tropical plant, must be planted strictly below the water level to a minimum depth of 10 cm so that the ice will form in the winter period does not go to dent the roots. Excellent background plant for ornamental ponds, very characteristic. If planted at lower depths, tolerates temperatures up to -14 ° C.

These plants tend to form a dense clump.

On sale from March to October.

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Thalia dealbata

Thalia dealbata

aquatic plant, perennial, forming clumps of oval leaves bluish-green color high up to 150 cm, in the summer produces a bluish ear. The Thalia by a touch of the exotic to the artificial lakes.