crassipes has been shown to phytoremediate zinc, cadmium, copper and chrome from industrial wastewater .
Host specificity assessment and potential impact of Megamelus scutellaris (Hemiptera: Delphacidae) and waterhyacinth Eichhornia
crassipes (Pontederiales: Pontederiaceae).
Immobilization of nitrogen and phosphorus by the waterhyacinth Eichhornia
crassipes, our advanced wastewater treatment system.
Non-native aquatic species, such as Egeria densa, Eichhornia
crassipes, Myriophyllum spicatum, and Salvinia molesta often occur in large monospecific stands, dominating lake plant communities and out-competing native plant taxa for light and space.
1) Silver maple - Acer saccharinum Slippery elm - Ulmus rubra Sugar maple - Acer saccharum Sweetgum - Liquidambar styriciflua Sycamore - Platanus occidentalis Basswood - Tilia americana Tuliptree - Liriodendron tulipifera Nannyberry Viburnum -- Viburnum lentago (1) Water hyacinths - Eichhornia
crassipes Weeping willow - Salix alba `Tristis' Witch hazel - Hamamelis spp.
crassipes, is a free-floating perennial herb.
Relatively few exotic plant species have been introduced to DSNP; these include Ageratum conyzoides, Cassia alata, Eichhornia
crassipes, Hyptis brevipes, Ludwigia hyssopifolia, Mimosa pigra and Passiflora foetida.
Floating plants include the very pretty water hyacinth, Eichhornia
crassipes, which has swollen leaf stems which act as buoys, and long trailing roots which provide shelter for fish.
The Use of Rhizospheric Bacteria to Enhance Metal Ion Uptake by Water Hyacinth, Eichhornia
In the Pontederiaceae, tristyly occurs in 4 Pontederia species and 3 Eichhornia
species (Glover & Barrett 1983) and several studies on the diversity and behaviors of insect visitors have been made on populations of P.
Removal of Cadmium and Zinc by Water Hyacinth, Eichhornia
crassipes" ScienceAsia 30: 93-103.
The effect of prolonged floods on Eichhornia
crassipes growth in Parana River floodplain lakes.
Nests were built on the thick floating vegetation (especially Eichhornia
crassipes) which was closest to the bank of the pond.
macrophytes like Eichhornia
crassipes and Salvinia auriculata cause
Another possible so urce, reported to Dennis in 1997, was the burning of waterhyacinth Eichhornia
crassipes, which cause problems for navigation by small boats.