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Limnobium spongia

Family: Hydrocharitaceae

Common names: AMERICAN FROG'S-BIT, WATER LILY

Native to: United States

Plant

Types: aquatic, perennial

Forms: prostrate, spreading

Leaves evergreen

Max height: 0.065 feet

Max width: indefinite

Flower

secondary color present, white/off white

Leaf

green

Horticulture

Plant features: evergreen

Exposure: sun

Propagates by: seed

flowers in fall

flowers in summer

Soil type: aquatic

USDA Zones: zone 5 to -20 f, zone 6 to -10 f, zone 7 to 0 f, zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f, zone 10 to +30 f

Temp. range: -20 to +40 °F

Water: aquatic