Do you need color to add to your water garden?
Watercress Sprouts are a great water plant to have in your water garden. A plant like this is also a great plant to use for preventing soil erosion. This flower offers a great scent and some great detail for around your pond or water feature. Also this resembles a ground cover of the aquatic plants.
This is a very adaptable plant with a greenish color. It has a long hollow stem, allowing the top of the leaves to partially float. There will grow white and green flowers during blossoming.
Due to its adaptability, this wonderful edible plant is quite popular. There are many ways for you to grow this in your garden. And, since it grows quickly, you can harvest it at different times of the year.
You can choose a spring or fall harvest. Generally, the peak flavor is in the spring. About three weeks after the seedlings start growing, you can harvest them.
Trim back the spring harvest during the summer and you will find new growth. Cut off the flower stalks and you will get more leaves during the autumn harvest. The best peppery flavors can be achieved with temperatures below 85 degrees Fahrenheit.
If you enjoy salads, then water cress is one of the best garnishments. It gives your salads, a little bite.