Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

  Lemna turionifera Landolt image
Photographer: Robert W. Freckmann           

Elizabeth H. Zimmerman
Family Lemnaceae
Lemna turionifera Landolt
perennial duckweed, Turion duckweed
Lemna: from Greek limnos, "lake or swamp," referring to its aquatic habitat
turionifera: bearing turions: an overwintering structure that is scaley or often thick and fleshy that detaches, and then geminates or starts growth in the spring.
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial aquatic

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