Calflora
Taxon  Report   8346 
Wolffia borealis  (Hegelm.) Landolt & O. Wildi
Northern water meal,  Northern watermeal
Wolffia borealis
© 2013 Scot Loring
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Wolffia borealis, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Wolffia borealis
© 2013 Scot Loring
Family: ARACEAE   (PLANTS: LEMNACEAE)
Genus: Wolffia
Community:
wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2 + PLANTS: Wolffia punctata
More information about  Wolffia borealis
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 (WOBO)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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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 15, 2017).

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