Plants for Ponds & Water Gardens: Lizard Tail Bog Plant
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Lizard Tail
(Saururus cernuus)
Lizard Tail
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Please note: This is a seasonal plant and only ships from March 19th while supplies last.

Quick Stats

Care Level Easy
Color Form Green, White
Water Conditions 60-80° F, pH 6.5-7.5
Max. Size 3'
Origin Farm Raised
Family Saururaceae
Lighting Natural
Placement Edge
Propagation Rhizome Division
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Lizard Tail, also known as Swamp Lily, has large, green heart-shaped leaves that may grow 1 to 3 feet tall and should be kept in up to 6 inches of water. Lizard Tail flowers bloom during the summer and are an arched spike of small white flowers.

Lizard Tail is best planted in 5 gallon or larger containers and placed in sun to part shade. It is a hardy perennial that is native to swamps and wetland areas in the eastern half of the United States. Zones 4-11.

Approximate Purchase Size: 12" to 18"

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