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Ruppia cirrhosa
spiral ditchgrass Ditch Grass Family
Ruppia cirrhosa Ruppiaceae
common name
  spiral ditchgrass
accepted scientific name
  Ruppia cirrhosa (Petagna) Grande
rules for finding collection records
  Ruppia cirrhosa (363)
  Ruppia maritima occidentalis (9)
  Ruppia occidentalis (12)
family name
Image Author: ©2006 Kristian Peters
Image License: CC BY-SA
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers, Aquatic Plants
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of March thru end of October

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Tony Valois NPS (7)
Wikimedia Commons (3)
base map where plant found
mag select

Salt Marsh
grid lines base