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Callitriche fassettii

Callitriche fassettii Schotsman

Fassett's Water Starwort, Fassett's Water-starwort

Callitrichaceae (Water-starwort family)


USDA Symbol: CAFA3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Schizocarp
Size Notes: Stems creeping on ground or floating.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Green
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul


Native Habitat: Vernal and permanent pools, running water.

National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: 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.

Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2020-11-02
Research By: CBR

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