Page author: David Giblin
Subularia aquatica
water awl-wort

Distribution: Occurring chiefly west of the Cascades crest in Washington; Alaska to California, east to the Rocky Mountains and across the northern U.S. and Canada to the Atlantic Coast; circumboreal.

Habitat: Shallow water or mud flats of ponds, lakes, slow-moving streams, tidal flats, wet meadows, and marshes.

Flowers: July-September

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Annual

Conservation Status: Review Group 1 in Washington (WANHP)

Pollination: Bees, flies, butterflies


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Accepted Name:
Subularia aquatica L.
Publication: Sp. Pl. 2: 642. 1753.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Subularia aquatica in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database

WA Flora Checklist: Subularia aquatica checklist entry

OregonFlora: Subularia aquatica information

E-Flora BC: Subularia aquatica atlas page

CalPhotos: Subularia aquatica photos

6 photographs:
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