Search Results: node/"brackish"

Bacopa monnieri

Common Name(s): Online image request form Compare to Bacopa caroliniana Bacopa monnieri is an emersed plant. This small sprawling herb is common in fresh and brackish waters. At least three species of bacopa are native to Florida and are distributed throughout much of the state (Wunderlin, 2015). This species, smooth water hyssop, is distinguished by […]

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Spartina bakeri

Common Name(s): Video ID segment (2-3 minutes) Online image request form This cord grass is frequently found growing in brackish to fresh marshes, flatwoods, prairies, and lake margins from the peninsula west to the central panhandle of Florida (Wunderlin, 2003). It blooms from spring to fall and usually occurs in wetlands (estimated probability 67%-99%), but […]

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Scirpus pungens

Common Name(s): Video ID segment (2-3 minutes) Online image request form Three-square is frequently found growing in fresh water to brackish marshes along the peninsula, central and western panhandle of Florida (Wunderlin, 2003). It blooms from spring to fall. Scirpus pungens occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands. The entire plant is eaten by […]

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Potamogeton perfoliatus

Common Name(s): Video ID segment (2-3 minutes / transcript below) Online image request form Video Transcript Clasping leaf pondweed, clasped pondweed – Potamogeton perfoliatusClasped pondweed is a native submersed plant. It grows vigorously in fresh and brackish waters of Florida. It may be found in fast- or slow-moving waterways. Clasped pondweed grows from a network […]

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Potamogeton pectinatus

Common Name(s): Video ID segment (2-3 minutes / transcript below) Online image request form Video Transcript Sago pondweed – Potamogeton pectinatusThe grass-like sago pondweed is a submersed plant that grows from a creeping rhizome. Except for the polar regions and Pacific islands, this species of pondweed occurs worldwide. Sago pondweed grows in fresh, brackish, and […]

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