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Water Whorlgrass (Catabrosa aquatica)

  • Water Whorlgrass (Catabrosa Aquatica) http://www.sagebud.com/water-whorlgrass-catabrosa-aquatica
    Credit: Robert H. Mohlenbrock. USDA SCS. Southern wetland flora: Field office guide to plant species. | http://plants.usda.g... | License: PD Old
  • Water Whorlgrass (Catabrosa Aquatica) http://www.sagebud.com/water-whorlgrass-catabrosa-aquatica
    Credit: Gary Larson. Attribution requested: Gary Larson @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA NRCS. 1992. | USDA: caaq3 002 avp. Western wetland flora: Field office guide to plant species. West Region, Sacramento. | License: PD USDA NRCS
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Catabrosa Aquatica, or more commonly know as Water Whorlgrass, is a graminoid of the genus Catabrosa. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Catabrosa Aquatica or Water Whorlgrass's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Alaska, specifically in the states of Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Iowa, Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Mexico, Nevada, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Catabrosa
  • Family: Poaceae
  • Order: Cyperales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Graminoid
  • Native Status: L48 (N) AK (N) CAN (N) GL (N) SPM (N)
  • State T/E Status: WI (E)
  • State T/E Common Name: WI (brook grass)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: OBL
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 3(NI) 4(OBL) 5(OBL) 7(NI) 8(OBL) 9(OBL) A(OBL)




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