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  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 布袋蓮
    • 鳳眼藍
  • Scientific Names
    • Eichhornia crassipes
    • Eichornia crassipes
  • English
    • Common Water Hyacinth
  • Spanish
    • Lirio acuático
  • Indonesian
    • Eceng Gondok
  • Portuguese
    • Jacinto-d'água
    • Jacinto-de-água

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Recent observations

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Common Water Hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes

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julio

Date

August 14, 2015

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Common Water Hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes

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elfaulkner

Date

August 15, 2015

Description

In acidic bog

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Common Water Hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes

Date

September 18, 2013 01:54 AM CDT

Place

huiscuilco (Google, OSM)

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Common Water Hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes

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September 18, 2013 01:53 AM CDT

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huiscuilco (Google, OSM)

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Common Water Hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes

Date

August 14, 2015 07:46 PM CDT

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yahualica (Google, OSM)

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Common Water Hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes

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jesus_salazar

Date

June 1, 2015

Description

id?

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Common Water Hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes

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jordan

Date

August 16, 2015 11:17 AM CDT

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Common Water Hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes

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zooga1961

Date

August 14, 2015

Description

On the edge of Mountain Creek Lake

update on 08/15 I returned to Mountain Creek Lake, Dallas side for sunset photos The plant with the bloom was gone but all the others were still there.

I am thinking someone took the blooming one home

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Common Water Hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes

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lupis1388

Date

August 7, 2015

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Common Water Hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes

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annemirdl

Date

July 19, 2015

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Common Water Hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes

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dannywolf

Date

July 8, 2015

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Common Water Hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes

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natureranger

Date

July 16, 2015
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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.