Taxon  Report   12006    
Salvinia minima  Baker
Water spangles
Salvinia minima
© 2009 Barry Rice
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Salvinia minima
© 2010 Barry Rice
Salvinia minima, a pteridophyte, is an annual or perennial herb that is not native to California.

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Salvinia minima
© 2009 Barry Rice
Genus: Salvinia
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Salvinia auriculata
PLANTS: Salvinia rotundifolia
More information about  Salvinia minima
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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: Jan 21, 2019).