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Echinodorus berteroi (Spreng.) Fassett
Synonyms: Echinodorus rostratus
USDA Symbol: ECBE2
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Members of the Water-Plantain Family grow in water, in swamps, on muddy banks, or occasionally in wet sand. Each plant has long-petioled leaves in a clump with a flowering stem rising among them. The flowers have 3 green sepals, 3 white or pink-tinged petals, 6 or more stamens, and several pistils. Stamens and pistils may be in separate flowers.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct
AR , AZ , CA , FL , GA , HI , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MO , MS , NE , NM , NV , OH , OK , SD , TN , TX , UT , WI USDA Native Status: L48(N),
HI (I?), PR(N), VI(N)
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
- Austin, TX
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Record Modified: 2009-02-09
Research By: JSC