Taxon  Report   4657    
Lemna minor  L.
Smaller duckweed
Lemna minor, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Family: ARACEAE  
Genus: Lemna
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Lemna minor var. minima
PLANTS: Lemna cyclostasa
PLANTS: Lemna minima
More information about  Lemna minor
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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: Dec 15, 2019).