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Trapa natans
water caltrop Loosestrife Family
Trapa natans Lythraceae
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common names
  water caltrop
  water chestnut
  water nut
accepted scientific name
  Trapa natans L.
rules for finding collection records
  Trapa natans (129)
family name
  Lythraceae
Image Author: ©2008 "Michael Petroglyph"
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Aquatic Plants
Flowers: Four petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Whorled
Plant Observed beginning of June thru 1st week of October

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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Carolinas & Georgia (1)
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Aquatic
Riparian
Native Plant Status
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native Not Native
native Not Present

Invasive in some regions.
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