Taxon  Report   2886 
Echinodorus berteroi  (Spreng.) Fassett
Burhead,  Upright burrhead
Echinodorus berteroi
© 2010 Anna Bennett
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Echinodorus berteroi
© 2008 Larry Sward
Echinodorus berteroi
© 2004 Vince Scheidt
Echinodorus berteroi, 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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Echinodorus berteroi
© 2012 Zoya Akulova
Genus: Echinodorus
Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: freshwater-marsh
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Echinodorus rostratus var. lanceolatus
PLANTS: Echinodorus rostratus
ICPN + PLANTS: Echinodorus berteroi var. lanceolatus
More information about  Echinodorus berteroi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Jun 20, 2018).

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