Taxon  Report   9659 
Alisma triviale  Pursh
Northern water plantain
Alisma triviale
© 2007 Louis-M. Landry
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Alisma triviale
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Alisma triviale
© 2012 Barry Breckling
Alisma triviale, 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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Alisma triviale
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Genus: Alisma
Sagebrush Scrub, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks, meadows
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Alisma brevipes
PLANTS: Alisma plantago-aquatica ssp. brevipes
PLANTS: Alisma plantago-aquatica var. americanum
PLANTS: Alisma plantago-aquatica var. brevipes
TJM2: Alisma plantago-aquatica
TJM2: Alisma subcordatum
More information about  Alisma triviale
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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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 California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 20, 2018).

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