- Increases Diffused Oxygen In Water
- Provides Hiding Spots for Small Fish
- Promotes Natural Filtration
Vallisneria is a submerged aquatic plant that spreads by runners and sometimes forms tall underwater meadows. It has long ribbon-like beautiful green-twisted leaves and is an excellent oxygenator. Sold in bundles of 5.
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Here are the replacement parts for Vallisneria, Bundle of 5.
||4 To 10
||Full Sun To Full Shade
||Vertical Up To 36"
|Also Known As
||Vallisneria Americana, Eelgrass, Tape Grass, Vallis
Mail Order: What To Expect
Plants you receive by mail need time to adjust. Your plants will arrive in bundles. Upon arrival, they may not appear lush but given time & proper care, they will flourish!
Plant several bundles of Vallisneria together submerged in a planter with aquatic planting media or simply tie each bundle to a weight and drop into the desired section of your pond or water garden.
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Fertilization is typically not needed for Vallisneria as they take excess nutrients from your pond water. If needed, Microbe-Lift® Bloom & Grow™ can be used.
For best results, trim leaves as they begin to turn yellow or brown, remove them completely, discarding them to keep as much excess organic material out of water-body as possible.
When performing fall maintenance tasks, cut back Vallisneria to 1" above the pot and submerge back into center of pond. This stops winter die off from entering the pond as decaying debris.
The first step towards effectively treating any pond weed is proper identification. Vallisneria, Bundle of 5 is recommended for use against each of the weeds listed below. Click on your desired weed for more information and alternate control options.