Potamogeton diversifolius

Common Name(s): waterthread pondweed

Native to Florida

Potamogeton diversifolius is frequently found growing in the shallow ponds, lakes, and slow-moving rivers of the northern counties south to the central peninsula of Florida. It blooms from spring to fall (Wunderlin, 2003).

For brief control information, see Efficacy of Herbicide Active Ingredients Against Aquatic Weeds by K. Langeland, M. Netherland, and W. Haller.