Castanea63: 180, fig. 1. 1998
Phenology: Flowering summer–fall.
Habitat: Sandy soil at edge of broadleaf evergreen forest
Elevation: 0–10 m
Echinodorus floridanus is a recently discovered taxon, known only from the type locality, which is within metropolitan Pensacola, Florida. The plants form a large colony that is bisected by a state highway. This species is by far the largest species of the genus in North America.
Of conservation concern.
|Author||Robert R. Haynes + and C. Barre Hellquist +|
|Elevation||0–10 m +|
|Habitat||Sandy soil at edge of broadleaf evergreen forest +|
|Illustrator||John Myers +|
|Phenology||Flowering summer–fall. +|
|Taxon name||Echinodorus floridanus +|
|Taxon parent||Echinodorus +|
|Taxon rank||species +|
|Volume||Volume 22 +|