Calflora
Taxon  Report   5735    
Myriophyllum aquaticum  (Vell.) Verdc.
Parrot feather watermilfoil,  Parrot's feather
Myriophyllum aquaticum, a dicot, is a perennial herb (aquatic) that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: High
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one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: HALORAGACEAE  
Genus: Myriophyllum
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: escaped cultivar, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Enydria aquatica
PLANTS: Myriophyllum brasiliense
PLANTS: Myriophyllum proserpinacoides
More information about  Myriophyllum aquaticum

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 06, 2019).