Water-starwort agg. - Callitriche agg.

    Description

    Records for Water-starworts cannot be determined to species level from photographs. The County Recorder has asked for a specimen of this plant to be retained for verification preferably collected around July time when seeding.  Any records not identified by an expert from specimen should be enteed on the aggregate page.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Aquatic and terrestrial usually in or near ponds, ditches, still or slow moving water.

    When to see it

    Flowers April to September.

    Life History

    Perennial.

    UK Status

    Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain as an aggregate.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly frequent as an aggregate in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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    Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

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