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Water Hyacinth

Eichhornia crassipes

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DigantaGogoi 11 years ago
Water Hyacinth
Eichhornia crassipes

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achmmad 11 years ago

Sorry! this is the sources of information you can read ...

achmmad 11 years ago

Yes, you're right. In part of Africa, that plant has been sold through market for it's beautiful flower. and you're welcome ... :)

Wina 11 years ago

Wow I didn't know that, just thought it's a really beautiful flower. But don't worry this wasn't in the wild, found this growing on a pond. Thanks for the info anyway;)

achmmad 11 years ago

Maybe you also have known about this one. I think you should concern for it occurrence in Singapore. It is a really invasive species, worst aquatic weed that has been listed as 100 worst invasive species all over the world. See:

Dilek Cifci
Dilek Cifci 11 years ago


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Singapore, Singapore

Spotted on Jan 28, 2012
Submitted on Jan 29, 2012

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