OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Monilophytes (ferns): Leptosporangiate Ferns (true ferns): Salviniales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Azolla pinnata ssp. asiatica   FAMILY Salviniaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Azolla pinnata ssp. asiatica   FAMILY Azollaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Pinnate Mosquito-fern, Asian Mosquito-fern, Feathered Mosquito-fern


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Azolla pinnata ssp. asiatica   FAMILY Salviniaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Azolla pinnata ssp. asiatica   FAMILY Azollaceae

 

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Fern/Fern ally; Floating aquatic (the roots floating)
Annual

Non-native

Documented growing wild in - - -

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INVASIVE

This plant is causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:

 

LEAVES:
Regularly 2(3)-pinnately compound (tiny), generally equilaterally triangular in outline
Alternate

FRUIT:
None seen

 

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