waterhyacinth


waterhyacinth
water hyacinth n.
A tropical American herb (Eichhornia crassipes) forming dense floating masses in ponds and streams and having large bluish-purple flowers and leafstalks with greatly inflated bases.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • Eichhornia crassipes — ID 29352 Symbol Key EICR Common Name common water hyacinth Family Pontederiaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, HI, IL, KY, LA, MO, MS …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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