Pistia stratiotes L. 540 473 Observations

Water Lettuce, Shellflower, Water-cabbage, Water-lettuce, Tropical-duckweed, Nile-cabbage, Waterbonnet, Tropical duckweed, Nile cabbage, Kapu-kapu, Water cabbage, Tropical duck-weed, Apon-apon
Pistia stratiotes Flower
flower
Pistia stratiotes Leaf
leaf
Pistia stratiotes Fruit
fruit
Pistia stratiotes Habit
habit
Pistia stratiotes Other
other
Pistia stratiotes L.
North Africa
Family
Araceae
Genus
Pistia L.
Species
Pistia stratiotes L.
Common name(s)
  • Water Lettuce
  • Shellflower
  • Water-cabbage
  • Water-lettuce
  • Tropical-duckweed
  • Nile-cabbage
  • Waterbonnet
  • Tropical duckweed
  • Nile cabbage
  • Kapu-kapu
  • Water cabbage
  • Tropical duck-weed
  • Apon-apon
IUCN Red List
LC
Least Concern
Population trend: Stable
Uses
  • ENVIRONMENTAL USES
    • ornamental
  • FORAGE
    • fodder
  • FUEL
    • fuel
  • WEED
    Phenology

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