Echinodorus muricatus Griseb.
  • Bonplandia (Hannover)


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Echinodorus muricatus Griseb. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000766437. Accessed on: 27 May 2020'

General Information

Plants stout, 1 m. tall or more. Leaves cordate, broadly ovate to sub- reniform, obtuse, 3-4 dm. long; peti- oles elongate, muricate. Flowering scape simple or sparingly branched at the base, bearing numerous sparse whorls of pedicellate flowers, strongly muricate; pedicels 1.5-2.5 cm. long, muricate; sepals broadly ovate to sub- orbicular, 0.5-0.6 cm. long; petals white, 1.0-1.5 cm. long.

  • Provided by: [B].Flora de Panama
    • Source: [
    • 2
    • ]. 

    Distribution

    Panama to the Guianas, in wet meadows and along pond and stream margins.

  • Provided by: [B].Flora de Panama
    • Source: [
    • 2
    • ]. 

     Information From

    Alismataceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    Flora de Panama
    http://www.tropicos.org/Project/PAC
    Robert E. Woodson, Jr. and Robert W. Schery Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden Vol. 67, No. 4 (1980), pp. ii-xxxiii
    • B Missouri Botanical Garden