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Catabrosa aquatica

Catabrosa aquatica (L.) P. Beauv.

Water Whorlgrass

Poaceae (Grass Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: CAAQ3

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

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Not Applicable
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug
Bloom Notes: The erect panicle is yellow to brown.

Distribution

USA: AK , AZ , CO , IA , ID , MT , ND , NE , NM , NV , OR , SD , UT , WI , WY
Canada: NB , NL , PE

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: OBL OBL 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 Catabrosa aquatica in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Catabrosa aquatica in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Catabrosa aquatica

Metadata

Record Modified: 2013-08-14
Research By: TWC Staff

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