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A picture of a American Swamp Lily

American Swamp Lily

Saururus cernuus

Also known as

Lizard's Tail, Swamp Lily, Breastweed, Water Dragon

Full Sun
Moderate care
Frequent watering
Frost Hardy

H7

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

50cm

1m

Min

10cm

10 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

American Swamp Lily Overview

This plant has heart shaped leaves and tiny white flowers that grow on bobbing raceme that look like tails.