Myriophyllum aquaticum

Myriophyllum aquaticum (Vellozo) Verdcourt, Kew Bull. 28: 36 1973. (Syn: Enydria aquatica Velloso; Myriophyllum brasiliense Cambess.; Myriophyllum mattogrossense Hoehne; Myriophyllum proserpinacoides Gillies ex Hook. & Arn.);    Myriophyllum aquaticum is a flowering plant, a vascular dicot, commonly called parrot’s-feather[1] and parrot feather watermilfoil.[2] Parrot feather is a perennial plant. Parrot feather gets its name from its feather-like […]

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Myriophyllum oliganthum

Myriophyllum oliganthum (Wight & Arn.) F.Muell.,  Fragm. 10: 54 1876. ; Common name: Few-Flowered Watermilfoil Aquatic floating herbs, glabrous. Leaves alternate, to 15 x 1 mm, linear, flat, glabrous; lower ones pinnatisect into filiform lobes. Flowers sessile, in axillary clusters; sepals 4, 1 mm long, oblong; petals absent; stamens 4, filaments short; anthers 1 mm […]

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Myriophyllum tuberculatum

Myriophyllum tuberculatum Roxb., Fl. Ind., ed. 1820 1: 471 1820. (syn: Myriophyllum spathulatum Blatt. & Hallb.); Submerged heterophyllous annuals; stem 10-60 cm tall, cylindrical, glabrous, pinkish with base creeping and branches with apex above the water, nodes rooting. Leaves of two types, in whorls of 3-6 or opposite, sub-opposite, towards base and apex of branches. […]

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Myriophyllum tetrandrum

Myriophyllum tetrandrum Roxb., Fl. Ind., ed. 1820 1: 470 1820. (syn. Myriophyllum indicum sensu C.B.Clarke) as per Flora of Eastern Ghats: Hill Ranges of South East India, Volume 3 ;      Myriophyllum ? from Hooghly 23/11/12 sk: 11 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (8) Attaching photographs of an aquatic herb that seems to me a […]

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Myriophyllum siamense

Myriophyllum siamense (Craib) Tardieu (Unresolved), Adansonia n.s., 5: 37 1965. ;      Two new additions to Flora of India: Wishing you all a happy and prosperous New Year. Personally, its been a wonderful start for the year 2013, as two of my research papers got published. Attaching here with two of my research papers, […]

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Myriophyllum spicatum ?

Myriophyllum spicatum L., Sp. Pl. 992 1753. ?;        Myriophyllum sp.? from Dal Lake-: Another aquatic herb from Dal lake. Looks like some Myriophyllum sp.?  Date/Time: 24-09-2011 / 07:45AMLocation: Dal lake, SrinagarHabitat: WildPlant Habit: Herb  Any closeup of the leaf? I would imagine Hydrilla verticillata I am sending 2 cropped images. See if […]

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