What does a water hyacinth look like?

Answer Water Hyacinth is a floating water plant, green to slightly grey-green leaves. Flowers are pale shades of blue. Plants are used in may parts of the world for making rope and furniture.The plants ar... Read More »

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Why is my hyacinth plant still living after you gave it salt water Why are my other three hyacinth plants still living after I gave them water soda and milk?

a single dose wont kill them, if you continue to do it the saltwater plant will die, the milk watered plant will get sick and the soda water one will be fine

Can water hyacinth be found on salt water?

Water hyacinth (Eichornia crassipes) is a free-floating aquatic weed that infests parts of Africa, Asia, Australasia, Central America and South America. It thrives in fresh or brackish (slightly sa... Read More »

What is the scientific name of a water hyacinth?

The scientific name of the water hyacinth is Eichhornia crassipes. The free-floating plant can grow to be 3 feet tall and is identified by its glossy, oval leaves and light blue and purple flowers.... Read More »

Weevils & Water Hyacinth?

The mottled water hyacinth weevil and the chevroned water hyacinth weevil are two insects that serve as a biological control for the rapid spread of water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes) plants. Th... Read More »