Each order is approximately a quarter cup and contains 5000+ duckweed leaves. See second picture for order size.
Duckweed is an extremely fast spreading floating plant ideal for ponds. Duckweed is a great protein source for koi, goldfish, tilapia, carp, and turtles. Duckweed also provides great denitrification and oxygenation. It is a great way to help control algae growth in ponds. Due to its rapid growth in may need to be managed to prevent overpopulation. It prefers still water and a high amount of surface agitation of the water will slow growth.
Scientific Name - lemna minor
Lighting: Full Sun
Care Level - Easy
Placement - This plant is a fast growing floating plant
To minimize shipping delays we only ship live plants on Monday and Tuesday. Plant orders placed on Tuesday or later will ship the following week.
If your local area had extreme heat or cold we recommend having your mail held at the post office if you are not home to receive your package.