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UNIQUE AND AROMATIC! With eye-catching white flowers, long waxy leaves, and an unusual sweet fragrance, yerba mansa is a perfect plant for those with an eye for the interesting!
RICH HISTORY AND TRADITION! Native to the Southwest US, yerba mansa has been used as an herbal remedy by Native Americans for centuries! It is known as the ‘calming herb’!
MOTHER NATURE KNOWS BEST! Water plants act as filters & work WONDERS for the clarity and quality of your water–naturally! They also provide excellent habitat for your prized fish and other wildlife!
WINTER HARDY & BLACK THUMB FRIENDLY! Pond plants are forgiving & super simple to grow for years to come! All they need is plenty of moisture & some gravel or soil to hold roots in place! Easy as that!
100% QUALITY GUARANTEE! Our plants are grown & shipped by skilled, trusted aquatic plant experts. Your plant is guaranteed to arrive alive and healthy!
POND PLANT BIO:
Yerba mansa is a wonderfully unique and fragrant choice for very shallow water! It features beautiful white flowers with a long center cone! The flowers and foliage may develop a vibrant pink splattering with a cold snap! Leaves are long, waxy, and a lovely light green. This aromatic perennial has a rich history of being used as an herbal remedy by Native Americans and Hispanis in the Southwest for a huge variety of different purposes!
Common name: Yerba Mansa
Botanical name: Anemopsis californica
Plant height: 6-12 in.
Plant spread: 1-2 ft.
Bloom color: White
Bloom time: April-August
Light requirements: Full sun to part shade
Water depth: Moist soil- 2 in. water depth
USDA hardiness zones: 5-9
NOTES FROM THE EXPERTS AT CHALILY: Our live plants are delivered as bare root plants. This means that the plant has mature, growing root structures ready to be planted. We recommend Chalily Lily and Lotus Fertilizer for all flowering aquatic plants.