spatterdock


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Synonyms for spatterdock

common water lily of eastern and central North America, having broad leaves and globe-shaped yellow flowers

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We have observed that these aquatic sites often have scattered bald cypress, thickets of buttonbush, and mats of spatterdock (Fig.
One nesting location (observed in September 2008) was under a large patch of spatterdock (Nuphar luteum) and water quality of these nests were: temperature, 24.9[degrees]C; pH, 7.5; dissolved oxygen, 7.2 mg/L; and specific conductivity, 0.440 [micro]S/cm.
We also saw spatterdock or yellow water-lily (Nuphar advena), which has large, shiny, heart-shaped, floating leaves.
The open water areas include Calamus (Acorus calamus), arrowhead (Sagittaria sp.), burreed (Sparganium sp.), and spatterdock (Nuphar sp.).
Louis, Missouri) herbicide is our product of choice to control problem bank weeds, such as cattails, torpedograss, spatterdock, and alligatorweed."
2: You also will love the battle that follows, unless the snakehead bores through six bales of coontail, a quarter-acre of spatterdock, and a sunken section of pipe before it breaks you off.
Monopoly Marsh has clear water (i.e., secchi disc transparency [greater than or equal to] 35 cm) and is dominated by American Lotus (Nelumbo lutea), watershield (Brasenia schreberi), coontail (Ceratophyllum demersum), bald cypress (Taxodium distichum), yellow and white lily (Nymphea spp.), spatterdock (Nuphar spp.), and milfoils (Myriophyllum spp.) and has a mean depth of 1.5 m with a 2.5 m maximum depth at full pool.
Much of the surface area of Silver Lake is dominated by spatterdock (Nuphar advena) and the majority of its shoreline is composed of cat-tails, sedges, and smartweeds.