Exotic Pest Reporting
Yellow floating heart
Yellow floating heart (Nymphoides peltata) is an invasive plant. It was first detected in Indiana in 1945.
The plants are commonly sold for use in ornamental water gardens. Outside their native range, however, they can escape cultivation and become nuisance noxious weeds.
Summaries of State Plant Protection Laws and Regulations
03/19/2020 - Province seeks input on 13 invasive species
07/31/2017 - Though beautiful, aquatic plant causing problems