Eichhornia crassipes

(redirected from Common Water Hyacinth)
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Noun1.Eichhornia crassipes - a tropical floating aquatic plant having spikes of large blue flowersEichhornia crassipes - a tropical floating aquatic plant having spikes of large blue flowers; troublesome in clogging waterways especially in southern United States
Eichhornia, genus Eichhornia - water hyacinth; water orchid
aquatic plant, hydrophyte, hydrophytic plant, water plant - a plant that grows partly or wholly in water whether rooted in the mud, as a lotus, or floating without anchorage, as the water hyacinth