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Noun1.Pontederia - pickerelweedPontederia - pickerelweed        
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
pickerel weed, pickerelweed, Pontederia cordata, wampee - American plant having spikes of blue flowers and growing in shallow water of streams and ponds
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It's 400mm deep and has been planted up with pots of water lilies, umbrella grass and pontederia.
It's 400mm deep and has been planted up with pots of water lilies, umbrella grass and pontederia. The first addition to delight the children was a shoal of goldfish, which darted among the pink lily flowers.
Foraging behavior of Apis mellifera (Hymenoptera: Apidae) and Lycastrirhyncha nitens (Diptera: Syrphidae) on Pontederia sagittata (Commelinales: Pontederiaceae) on a disturbed site.
PPN-as-002 Diminish fall back Asteraceae into illness after recovery (locally known as "recaida") 56 Pontederia sp.
The plant species included bulrush (Scirpus californicus), softrush (Juncus effusus), water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes), duckweed (Lemna minor), pickerelweed (Pontederia), duckpotato (Sagittaria lancifolia), native canna (Canna spp.), buttonbush (Cephalanthus occidentalis), cutgrass (Leersia oryzoides), and native lotus (Nelumbo lutea).
Lopez-Vela, "Constructed wetland mesocosms for the treatment of diluted sugarcane molasses stillage from ethanol production using Pontederia sagittata," Water Research, vol.
Pollen-pistil interactions in tristylous Pontederia sagittala (Pontederiaceae).
Wild rice stems have lignified PMR, with unique suberin lamellae and diffuse suberin that is somewhat unlike Cynodon dactylon, Paspalum distichum, and Hemarthria altissima; grasses can have suberin lamellae in their stems [36] and leaves (e.g., [41]), and an inner hypodermal layer with suberin lamellae was found in Pontederia cordata roots [42].
2A); el pajonal mixto, integrado por elementos palustres herbaceos, arbustivos, volubles y lianas, donde se encuentran representantes de los generos Canna, Cuphea, Eryngium, Hydrocotyle, Ipomoea, Iris, Lonicera, Ludwigia, Passiflora, Pavonia, Polygonum, Pontederia, Sagittaria, Schoenoplectus, Tradescantia, Trifurcia y Tripogandra.