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Eichhornia crassipes
common water hyacinth mudplantains
Eichhornia crassipes Pontederiaceae
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common name
  common water hyacinth
accepted scientific name
  Eichhornia crassipes (Mart.) Solms
rules for finding collection records
  Eichhornia crassipes (643)
family name
  Pontederiaceae
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Category: Wildflowers, Aquatic Plants
Flowers: Six petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 2.25 inches
Leaf: Basal
Plant Observed last week of February thru 2nd week of December
Not Native, Invasive in AL, AZ, CA, CT, SC, TX

How Likely at this Location (21%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (81%)
base map where plant found
mag select

Riparian
Aquatic
Wetland
Disturbed
grid lines base