Calflora
Taxon  Report   5739 
Myriophyllum verticillatum  L.
Verticillate milfoil,  Whorl leaf watermilfoil
Myriophyllum verticillatum, a dicot, is a perennial herb (aquatic) that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Family: HALORAGACEAE  
Genus: Myriophyllum
Community:
wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Myriophyllum verticillatum var. intermedium
PLANTS: Myriophyllum verticillatum var. pectinatum
PLANTS: Myriophyllum verticillatum var. pinnatifidum
More information about  Myriophyllum verticillatum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (MYVE3)

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 14, 2017).

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