The Yellow Floating Heart
About The Yellow Floating Heart
The Yellow Floating grows from a rootstock which is the water.The seeds attachs to water.The Yellow Floating Heart grows into the water 0.5-4 meters deep.It can also survive in wet mud.It grows July-September.They grow in two or five flower stalks.The Yellow Floating Hearts seeds can attach to animals,such as dogs.They grow a few inches above the waters surface.The Yellow Floating Heart likes growing in marshes.The leaves are 3-10cm,and are usually pink or purple coloured underneath.Each flower has five bright yellow petals.The Yellow Floating Heart is not native to Canada.
Why might is the Yellow Floating Heart invasive?
The Yellow Floating Heart is invasive,because it creates low oxygen underneath there leaves.It shades out some native water plants!The Yellow Floating Heart is mostly in slow moving waters,you usually do water activities in slow moving waters,and if you were to have a lake with The Yellow Floating Heart in it,it's harder to do water activities.Such as water skiing,fishing,swimming,and boating! Broken petals or leaves create more leaves and Yellow Floating Hearts.The Yellow Floating Heart can escape natural water ways by flooding waters or attaching it's seeds.
Where is The Yellow Floating Heart Mostly Found in Canada?
In Ontario there found by Erin and Burlington.
The Yellow Floating Heart is found all over Quebec!
The Yellow Floating Heart is also found all over Nova Scotia!