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Noun1.Marsilea - clover fernsMarsilea - clover ferns        
clover fern, pepperwort - any of several water ferns of the genus Marsilea having four leaflets
Marsilea quadrifolia, water clover - water fern of Europe and Asia and the eastern United States distinguished by four leaflets resembling clover leaves
fern genus - genera of ferns and fern allies
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In vitro propagation of the endangered species Marsilea quadrifolia L.
X MARSILEACEAE (Pepperwort Family) Marsilea vestita Hook.
Indigofera hirsuta, Ipomoea cordatotriloba, Kyllinga odorata, Lathyrus sylvestris, Marsilea sp.
In the four areas of the project, besides the two lilies, 11 more characteristic plant species, like the Water Chestnut and Marsilea, will also be brought back to Bulgaria.
Last year I purchased water plants from Thailand and amongst them was a "delightful" Marsilea drummondii, known as "water clover".
N H * 72 Hyptis fasciculata N H * 73 Marsilea concinna N H * 74 Mimosa bomplandii N T * 75 Passiflora missera N Cr * 76 Pavonia sp.
Those experiments determined that the Australian weevil, already successfully established in South Africa, won't eat benign North American plants like mosquito fern, Azolla caroliniana, or water clover, Marsilea vestita.
The two Marsilea species existed in marshy habitat, and Azolla pinnata (Azollaceae) occurred as a free floating hydrophyte.
X X Leptochloa fusca X X X X Leptochloa nealleyi X X Leptochloa panicea X Ludwigia octovalvis X X Ludwigia repens X Malachra capitata X X X X Malvastrum coromandelianum X Marsilea vestita X Mikania scandens X X Mimosa asperata X X Panicum hirsutum X X X Parkinsonia aculeata X Paspalum denticulatum X X X X X Phyla nodiflora X X Physalis sp.
The first record of the aquatic fern Marsilea minuta (syn.