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Related to spearwort: Ranunculus flammula, lesser spearwort
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Try plants such as water forget-me-not, lesser spearwort and marsh marigold, planted in aquatic plant pots, which have mesh sides.
STOCKING It's best to have a mixture of submerged plants, floating plants and emergent plants (those that are rooted in water but whose foliage extends into the air).Native plants to look out for are: Submerged - Water-milfoil Myriophyllum,Hornwort Ceratophyllum,Curled pond weed Potamogeton Crispus.Floating: White water lily Nymphaea alba, Ivy-leavedDuckweed Lemna trisuica.Emergent: Yellow Iris pseudacorus,Meadowsweet Fillipendula ulmaria,purple Loosestrife Lythrum salicria,Greater spearwort Ranunculus lingua, water forget-me-not Mysootis scopidides.
The endangered plants found in El Kala include, in Lake Oubeira, Polygonum senegalense and Paspalidium obtusifolium; and in lake Tonga, cord-grass (Spartina patens), duckweed (Lemna trisulca), white water-lily (Nymphaea alba), lesser spearwort (Ranunculus flammula), Cardamine parviflora, and the water chestnut (Trapa bispinosa).
The buttercups, also known as the Adders Tongue Spearwort, may not be much to look at but they attract hundreds of admirers when the tiny reserve has its annual open day.