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Key to Alisma

View taxon page for Alisma

(For a list of species in Alisma, use the above link.)

Jepson Manual glossary definitions can be seen by moving your cursor over words underlined with dots.

1. Inflorescence < to ± > leaves; style ± coiled; leaf blade linear to narrowly lanceolate, base tapered; pedicels generally recurved to spreading ..... A. gramineum

1' Inflorescence generally >> leaves; style ± erect, tip recurved; leaf blade generally lanceolate to ovate, base tapered or truncate to ± lobed; pedicels generally ascending to erect

2. Petals pink; leaf blade generally lanceolate, base tapered; fruit lateral walls generally thin, translucent ..... A. lanceolatum

2' Petals white; leaf blade lanceolate to ovate, base truncate to ± lobed; fruit lateral walls thick, opaque ..... A. triviale


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