Water Willow (Justicia Americana)
Water Willow has willow-like foliage and produces masses of orchid-like flowers throughout the summer months. The dainty flowers are white with purple throats. Water willow is an attractive plant and easy to grow. Excellent plant for along the edge of the earth-bottom pond, in stream beds or used to control soil erosion.
Hardiness Zone: 4-11
Planting Container: We recommend a 2 gallon solid planting container or a medium planting bag. Also does really well in a 10" floating planting container.
Light Requirements: full sun to part shade
Height: 12" to 18" - Spread: 12"
Water Depth: Moist Soil or water up to 10" deep (Maximum water depth is for mature bog plants)
For planting instructions see our: Planting Instructions for Bog Plants Page.