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small pondweed
Potamogeton pusillus
Potamogeton pusillus
small pondweed pondweed family
Potamogeton pusillus Potamogetonaceae
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English common name
  •small pondweed
accepted scientific name
  •Potamogeton pusillus L.
rules for finding collection records
  •Potamogeton berchtoldii (0)
  •Potamogeton panormitanus (0)
  •Potamogeton pusillus (94)
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Category: Wildflowers, Aquatic Plants
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.25 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed beginning of October thru 2nd week of July

How Likely at this Location (24%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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