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Stuckenia filiformis ssp. alpina

Stuckenia filiformis (Pers.) Börner ssp. alpina (Blytt) Haynes, D.H. Les & M. Kral

Fineleaf Pondweed

Potamogetonaceae (Pondweed Family)

Synonym(s): Coleogeton filiformis ssp. alpinus, Potamogeton filiformis var. alpinus, Potamogeton filiformis var. borealis, Potamogeton filiformis var. macounii, Stuckenia filiformis ssp. alpinus, Stuckenia filiformis var. alpina


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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Green


USA: AK , AZ , CA , CO , ID , ME , MI , MN , MT , ND , NE , NH , NV , NY , OH , OR , PA , SD , UT , VT , WA , WI , WY
Canada: BC , NB , NS , PE

Growing Conditions

Aquatic: yes

Additional resources

USDA: Find Stuckenia filiformis ssp. alpina in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Stuckenia filiformis ssp. alpina in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Stuckenia filiformis ssp. alpina


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

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