PLANT MOSAIC CROSS OF MALTA
The plant mosaic is a aquatic plant originating in Latin America, very common in lakes and northern edges of streams, because it can grow to 1.50 meters, endure temperatures between 10 and 30 degrees C, but he needs calm, parades or little current.
The Maltese Cross can reach up to 50cm wide. It has thin stems, floating leaves and reddish triangular growing in several series helical in the form of rosettes, the colors ranging from red and green, the underside is always red.
The flowers are small, yellow, delicate, and has four petals with reddish petioles. They produce small fruits with many seeds.
Reproduction of this plant is usually done by cuttings.
This plant is fast growing and can develop free or anchored to the ground, but to produce fruit must meet in full sun.
ONAGRACEAE - Ludwigia sedoides
Na Amazônia, do século XIX, devido à cobiça pela borracha, Wawatu, cunhatã do clã Aruak, tem sua aldeia dizimada por brancos. Apesar de ser forçada a viajar para um local desconhecido, casar-se com guerreiro de origem Karib e sofrer com as diferenças de costumes de seus familiares, ela se apaixona.