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Pickerel Plant

A garden escape found in shallow ponds.



Common Name Pickerel Plant
Scientific Name Pontederia cordata
Species Group Garden Escapes
Interest Level
Look for
Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Pontederia family - Pontederiaceae
Status Scarce
Flower Colour Group Blue
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
Preferred Environment
Look for Blue spiked flower and pointed leaves
Additional Identification Notes
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Garden Escapes