Coontail Plant - Package of 25 Plants

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Coontail Plant Adds Bright Greenery and Fluffy Texture to Your Aquatic Environment

Ceratophyllum Demersum, is an aquatic plant native to North America, Europe, and Asia. It is known for its distinctive bushy, raccoon tail appearance that adds a unique and visually appealing touch to any water garden or pond. This species will flourish in USDA plant hardiness zones 5 to 9, making it a great option for warmer climates in the full or filtered sunlight.

Coontail plant takes its name due to the formation of its leaves, which resemble a raccoon's tail. The leaves are long and narrow, with a green color and a delicate, feathery appearance. The Coontail plant is a stem plant, meaning that it grows from a central stem that can reach heights of up to fifteen feet in the right conditions. As they mature, these plants form incredibly pretty, fan-shaped whorls.

Coontail Plant Is Simple to Grow and Maintain

One of the best things about the coontail plant is that it is incredibly hardy and easy to grow. It is a fast-growing plant that can quickly fill space in your water garden or pond, providing not only aesthetic appeal but also much-needed oxygen for your aquatic creatures.

To use the coontail plant in your water garden or pond, simply place it in the water, making sure that the root system stays submerged. To ensure this, most gardeners place their plants in pots, then surround the post with soil at the bottom of their water garden or pond to hold them in place. For a more dramatic look, install this lovely plant in groups—it makes a lush, full appearance.

It is also tolerant of a wide range of water conditions, making it a great option for water gardens and ponds with varying water temperatures and pH levels.

Order Your Coontail Plants From Wholesale Nursery Today

Coontail plant brings incredibly lovely, bright green color and beautiful feathery textures to your podd or water garden in hot climates. It adds to much liveliness to your water features—order yours from Wholesale Nursery today.

Shipping Information

We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.