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Myriophyllum spicatum L.
Eurasian watermilfoil, Spike watermilfoil

Family: Haloraginaceae

Group: Dicot

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

FLEPPC Status: Category II Invasive

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Assumed to be Cultivated

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Other data on Myriophyllum spicatum available from :

Myriophyllum spicatum has been found in the following county :
Occurrence Native Status
Martin County Not Native, Naturalized

Myriophyllum spicatum has been found in the following habitat :
Disturbed Wetland