Taxon  Report   11042    
Potamogeton berchtoldii  Fieber
Narrow leaved pondweed
Potamogeton berchtoldii, a monocot, is a perennial herb (aquatic) that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Potamogeton pusillus ssp. tenuissimus

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Potamogeton pusillus ssp. tenuissimus
ICPN: Potamogeton pusillus var. tenuissimus
More information about  Potamogeton berchtoldii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jun 16, 2019).