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Elatine minima

Elatine minima (Nutt.) Fisch. & C.A. Mey.

Small waterwort

Elatinaceae (Waterwort Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: ELMI

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N), SPM (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Leaf Arrangement: Opposite
Leaf Shape: Obovate
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Less that 3 tall.
Flower: Petals 2
Fruit:
Size Class: 0-1 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Not Applicable
Bloom Notes: Flowers are minute.

Distribution

USA: CT , DE , IL , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , NC , NH , NJ , NY , PA , RI , VA , VT , WI
Canada: NB , NL , NS , PE

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: OBL OBL OBL OBL
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Elatine minima in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Elatine minima in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Elatine minima

Metadata

Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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