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    • Common Water Hyacinth

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Water Hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes

Observer

botanygirl

Date

April 6, 2014 02:24 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Water Hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes

Observer

loarie

Date

April 6, 2014 08:52 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Water Hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes

Observer

botanygirl

Date

April 6, 2014 09:53 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eichornia crassipes Eichhornia crassipes

Observer

inathunter

Date

March 28, 2014

Description

Backdoor Pond - Tennessee Valley
Water Hyacinth

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eichornia crassipes Eichhornia crassipes

Observer

inathunter

Date

March 28, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Water Hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes

Observer

calopteryx

Date

May 28, 2008

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Water Hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes

Observer

milletman

Date

February 8, 2014 10:02 AM CET

Description

Water hyacinth is one of the worst weeds in the world, clogging tropical and sub-tropical waterways around the world. Here is was observed flowering along the northern bank of the River Tapoa at its confluence with the River Niger, along the north-eastern border of Parc W in south-western Niger.

Photos / Sounds

Imag2648

Observer

techieoldfox

Date

October 18, 2013 10:25 AM SGT

Place

Singapore (Google, OSM)

Description

Common Water Hyacinth, Eichhornia crassipes

Photos / Sounds

Dscn2149

Observer

techieoldfox

Date

November 21, 2013 09:30 AM SGT

Place

Singapore (Google, OSM)

Description

Lilac Devil, Water Hyacinth, Eichhornia crassipes

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Lirio acuático Eichhornia crassipes

Observer

francisco3

Date

March 2, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Eichornia crassipes Eichhornia crassipes

Date

May 26, 2011

Description

Planta acuática muy abundante, cubriendo totalmente el espejo de agua de algunos tramos del los canales

Photos / Sounds

What

Eichornia crassipes Eichhornia crassipes

Observer

annemirdl

Date

January 22, 2012
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Description from Wikipedia

Eichhornia crassipes, commonly known as (common) water hyacinth, is an aquatic plant native to the Amazon basin, and is often considered a highly problematic invasive species outside its native range.

No range data available.