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Fool's Watercress

Apium nodiflorum

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Fool's Watercress Overview

This is a perennial herbaceous plant with a creeping bushy habit. Its leaves are oval to lanceolate and mid green with an opposite arrangement. The tiny 5-petalled white flowers are produced in short-stalked umbels. Also known as Helosciadium nodiflorum.

How to propagate Fool's Watercress

Seed

By seed.

Other uses of Fool's Watercress

Marshes.