Water hyacinth is a pond plant whose tough yet flexible stems are used for making textiles, paper, coasters, slippers, rope, baskets, hats, fruit trays, furniture, handbags, and more. You will LOVE weaving with dried water hyacinth stems.
Each package contains 490g natural, dried Water Hyacinth Narcissus stems.
Its botanical name is Pontederia crassipes (formerly Eichhornia crassipes). Water hyacinth is an aquatic plant native to South America, naturalized throughout the world, and often invasive outside its native range.