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Lemna is a genus of free-floating aquatic plants from the duckweed family. These rapidly growing plants have found uses as a model system for studies in ...

Common Duckweed « AQUAPLANT


Common duckweed is a very small light green free-floating, seed bearing plant. Duckweed has 1 to 3 leaves, or fronds, of 1/16 to 1/8 inch in length. A single root  ...

Common duckweed - US Forest Service


The duckweeds (genus Lemna) and related genera of the duckweed family ( Lemnaceae) are the smallest flowering plants known. Individual plants consist of a ...

Lemna L. - Classification | USDA PLANTS


About the Classification Download. Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Genus Lemna L. Click on names to expand them, and on P for PLANTS profiles.

The Charms of Duckweed - Missouri Botanical Garden


Feb 8, 2015 ... The growth of these high-protein plants can be extremely rapid. Lemna is one of the best known of this group and has been the subject of much ...

Plants Profile for Lemna minor (common duckweed)


Introduced, Invasive, and Noxious Plants · Threatened & Endangered · Wetland Indicator ... Show All Show Tabs common duckweed. Image of Lemna minor ...

Duckweed Center | diy.SePRO.com


Common duckweed, or Lemna minor (from the Greek lemna, “water-plant,” and minor, “lesser,”) is a very small light-green, seed-bearing aquatic perennial plant.

Duckweed: A tiny aquatic plant with enormous potential for ...


The best known of these include the free floating plants; water lettuce (Pistia), water hyacinth (Eichhcornia), duckweed (Lemna) and Azolla and some bottom ...

Lemna valdiviana – UF/IFAS Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants


Small duckweeds are floating plants. They are commonly found in still or sluggish waters. They often form large floating mats. There are three types of Lemna ...

Duckweed - Duckweeds, Water, Plants, and Lemna - JRank Articles


Duckweeds are small, floating to slightly submerged species of flowering plants in the genus Lemna. The simple body is leaf-like, generally flat on top and ...

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Lemna minor (lesser duckweed) and Lemna trisulca (star duckweed)


Duckweeds are among the world's smallest flowering plants. Individual lesser duckweed plants are tiny, round, bright green disks, each with a single root.



It is one of the smallest flowering plants in the world. Common Duckweed is usually seen in thick mats, covering the surface of the water, often along with other ...

Plants Profile for Lemna (duckweed)


Native, blue round image for introduced, Introduced, ocre round image for introduced and nativity, Both, white round image for no status, Absent/Unreported .