Flowering

  • Jan1
  • Feb2
  • Mar3
  • Apr4
  • May5
  • Jun6
  • Jul7
  • Aug8
  • Sep9
  • Oct10
  • Nov11
  • Dec12
Not in Bloom

Distribution

פיסטיה צפה - מפת תפוצה

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Family

Additional Names

English:
water-lettuce
Arabic Name:
khas al-maa
French:
laituce d'eau
Life form (Raunkiaer):
helophyte
Spinescence:
absent
Succulence:
non-succulent
Summer Shedding:
Petal or tepal color:
No perianth
Sexuality and Reproductive Morphology:
Staminate and pistillate flowers (monoecious)
Sporangia or Seed Homogeneity:
Flowering Time:
August, July, June
Leaf arrangement:
rosette
Leaf Type:
entire
Leaf or leaflet margin:
smooth
Stipule:
absent
Habitat:
Humid habitats
Chorotype:
Subtropical -Tropical
Drought Resistence:
hydrophytes (spring & rivers), water plant
Salt Resistance:
water glycophyte
Synanthrop:
obligate natural

Taxonomy

Superdivision:
Spermatophyta
Division:
Angiospermae
Class:
Monocotyledoneae
Family:
Araceae
Genus:
Pistia