Taxon  Report   170 
Alisma plantago-aquatica  L.
water plantain
Alisma plantago-aquatica, a monocot, is a perennial herb (aquatic) that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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Bloom Period
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks, meadows [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: ALISMATACEAE  
Genus: Alisma
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2: accepted name: Alisma triviale
 
 NOTE: Alisma plantago-aquatica is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (ALPL)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

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