Nearly round leaves are heart shaped and have dentate margins. Waxy yellow buttercup like flowers are produced in early spring. Usually grows 1 - 1.5 ft. in shallow water up to 4 - 5 in. deep or in soggy soil around the pond or stream. Is notorious for going dormant during the summer when placed in full sun in hot summers. When in shady area or shaded by other plants as they grow it will flourish.
Does well in any size pot in shallow water up to 4-5 in. deep.