American Journal of Science, and Artsser. 2, 6:225. 1848
Phenology: Flowering summer–fall.
Habitat: Waters of lakes, ponds, streams, and rivers
Elevation: 0–1900(–2900) m
No specimens have been seen from Kentucky or Texas, but the species is to be expected there.
Potamogeton amplifolius is common throughout much of North America. Its submersed leaves are larger than those of most other species of Potamogeton, are arcuate, and have more veins than do any other species.
One hybrid, Potamogeton amplifolius × P. illinoensis (= P. × scoliophyllus Hagström), has been described.
|Author||Robert R. Haynes + and C. Barre Hellquist +|
|Common name||Broad-leaved pondweed + and potamot à grandes feuilles +|
|Elevation||0–1900(–2900) m +|
|Habitat||Waters of lakes, ponds, streams, and rivers +|
|Illustrator||John Myers +|
|Phenology||Flowering summer–fall. +|
|Taxon name||Potamogeton amplifolius +|
|Taxon parent||Potamogeton +|
|Taxon rank||species +|
|Volume||Volume 22 +|