Taxon  Report   5735 
Myriophyllum aquaticum  (Vell. Conc.) Verdc.
Parrot feather watermilfoil,  Parrot's feather
Myriophyllum aquaticum
© 2010 Zoya Akulova
Click on a photo to see it bigger.
Myriophyllum aquaticum
© 2011 Eric Wrubel/NPS
Myriophyllum aquaticum
© 2011 Eric Wrubel/NPS
Myriophyllum aquaticum, a dicot, is a perennial herb (aquatic) that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: high

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)

point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Myriophyllum aquaticum
© 2011 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Myriophyllum
escaped cultivar, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Distribution by County 

Add an Observation of  Myriophyllum aquaticum

Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Enydria aquatica
TJM2 + PLANTS: Myriophyllum brasiliense
TJM2 + PLANTS: Myriophyllum proserpinacoides
More information about  Myriophyllum aquaticum
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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: Feb 24, 2018).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.