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Bog Pondweed


A common plant of acidic ponds notable for its reddish leaves.


 

 

Common Name Bog Pondweed
Scientific Name Potamogeton polygonifolius
Species Group Aquatic Plants
Status
Interest Level
1
Visabile
Look for
Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Pondweed family - Potamogetonaceae
Status Local
Flower Colour Group Green
Visible
  • 05 - May
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
  • 09 - September
  • 10 - October
Preferred Environment
Look for Brownish green leaves floating on a heathland pool
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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