Taxon  Report   9594    
Potamogeton alpinus  Balb.
Alpine pondweed
Potamogeton alpinus, a monocot, is a perennial herb (aquatic) that is native to California and and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Potamogeton alpinus ssp. tenuifolius
JEF + PLANTS: Potamogeton alpinus var. subellipticus
JEF + PLANTS: Potamogeton alpinus var. tenuifolius
More information about  Potamogeton alpinus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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Consortium of California Herbaria

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: May 28, 2020).