Can you buy duckweed?

Answer Duckweed (Lemna minor) is available through select retailers. However, Ward's Natural Science advises customers to initially check with their state's Department of Agriculture for current restricti... Read More »

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What Animals Eat Duckweed?

Common duckweed (Lemna minor), also known as lesser duckweed, is a floating plant that has abundant populations in the lakes, pond, streams and marshes of North America. Duckweeds grow in thick mat... Read More »

Does duckweed spread?

Duckweed can spread across a pond quickly and thrives when nitrogen, phosphorus and other nutrients are present in large amounts. Duckweed can block sunlight from other plants, thus reducing oxygen... Read More »

What is the importance of duckweed?

Duckweed is a free-floating plant that is commonly found in lakes and ponds. Duckweed is capable of reproducing very quickly, and can sometimes entirely cover the surface of a pond. There are both ... Read More »

What fish eat duckweed?

Most freshwater fish -- including carp, catfish, and goldfish -- consume duckweed to supplement their diet. Duckweed (aquatic plants of the subfamily Lemnaceae) is a simple plant found floating on ... Read More »