Calflora
Taxon  Report   12447    
Echinodorus cordifolius  (L.) Griseb.  (no longer an active name)
Creeping burhead
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Echinodorus cordifolius, a monocot, is a perennial herb (aquatic) that is not native to California.

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Family: ALISMATACEAE  
Genus: Echinodorus
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Echinodorus radicans
NOTE: Echinodorus cordifolius is no longer an active name.
More information about  Echinodorus cordifolius
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 14, 2018).

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