Chinese Water ChestnutEleocharis dulcis
Chinese Water Chestnuts
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Specifications of Chinese Water Chestnut
Preferred Climate SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones
Grown From RhizomeLearn About Propagation Methods
Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 0-1m
Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination
Can it Handle Frosts? Sometimes
Amount of leaves in Winter? No Leaves (Deciduous)
Suitability in Pots Yes
Water Requirements Frequent Watering
Fruiting/Harvest Months July, August, September
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Customer Tips & Reviews Chinese Water Chestnut
POTTSVILLE, NSW, Australia
Set up a chub for these , looking forward to eat g fresh .looking for a solar pump to keep them fresh .
Never plant your corms too close together, because the root systems will get entangled & make harvesting a nightmare!
CAWONGLA, NSW, Australia
I have them growing in three ninety litre bowls which they share with the tadpoles, frogs, water lilies, dragonflies,snails and leeches. Dwarf tree frogs love them. Harvest when the tops die down. Keep the pot topped up and provide an object for the ...
CAWONGLA, NT, Australia
I have wanted this plant for ages, because the chestnuts taste great in asian dishes... now I am doubly keen because I have started basket-weaving, and the stems are wonderful fibres!
Cooroibah, QLD, Australia
Lots of new bulbs, growing strong and well but bulbs are quite small, but very tasty
Carnegie, VIC, Australia
They grew well enough, didn't fill the pond though and are a bit on the small side - 20mm Still okay though.