Taxon  Report   5739    
Myriophyllum verticillatum  L.
Verticillate milfoil,  Whorl leaf watermilfoil
Myriophyllum verticillatum, a dicot, is a perennial herb (aquatic) that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Genus: Myriophyllum
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Myriophyllum verticillatum var. intermedium
PLANTS: Myriophyllum verticillatum var. pectinatum
PLANTS: Myriophyllum verticillatum var. pinnatifidum
More information about  Myriophyllum verticillatum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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: Sep 22, 2019).