Calflora
Taxon  Report   11091 
Spirodela polyrhiza  (L.) Schleid.
Giant duckmeat
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Spirodela polyrhiza, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Spirodela polyrhiza
© 1999 Dean Wm. Taylor
Family: ARACEAE   (PLANTS: LEMNACEAE)
Genus: Spirodela
Community:
wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS spelling variant of Spirodela polyrrhiza
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TJM2: Spirodela polyrrhiza
More information about  Spirodela polyrhiza
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

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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: Oct 16, 2017).

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