Distribution by County   2896    
Eichhornia crassipes  (Mart.) Solms
Common water hyacinth
Eichhornia crassipes, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California.
Cal-IPC rating: High

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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 07/02/2022).