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Nymphoides cristata (Roxb.) Kuntze
Crested floatingheart

Nymphoides cristata
Copyright by: Keith A. Bradley

Family: Menyanthaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Freshwater Aquatic

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

FLEPPC Status: Category I Invasive

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

Other data on Nymphoides cristata available from :

Nymphoides cristata has been found in the following conservation area :
Occurrence Native Status
Big Cypress National Preserve Present Not Native, Naturalized

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Nymphoides cristata
Copyright by: Keith A. Bradley