Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Check out EDDMapS.org to see where this has been reported.
Aquatic weeds can clog irrigation channels and cover lakes, threatening crops and wildlife. Read more -- Outlawed! Federal Noxious Weeds: The Aquatics.
As a submersed, long-stemmed plant having many small narrow leaves, Lagarosiphon major might be confused with 3 other plants in the US. It is believed that this plant was in New Zealand for some time before it was recognized as a plant distinct from Elodea canadensis. Read more from the Center for Aquatic & Invasive Plants.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Alismatales
African Elodea, oxygen-weed, South African oxygen weed
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