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botanical name:
Aponogeton distachyos
Aponogeton distachyos © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Water Hawthorn, Cape Pondweed, Cape Asparagus
family:  Aponogetonaceae
characteristics: perennial, scented/aromatic
height: m
width: 1.20m
growth rate:
growth habit: aquatic
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: wet/waterlogged soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -5°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Deep water aquatic with oblong floating leaves. Fragrant white flowers produced throughout summer.

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