water-shield

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Noun1.water-shield - aquatic plant with floating oval leaves and purple flowers; in lakes and slow-moving streams; suitable for aquariums
water lily - an aquatic plant of the family Nymphaeaceae
Brasenia, genus Brasenia - alternatively, a member of the family Nymphaeaceae
2.water-shield - common aquatic plant of eastern North America having floating and submerged leaves and white yellow-spotted flowers
water lily - an aquatic plant of the family Nymphaeaceae
Cabomba, genus Cabomba - alternatively, a member of the family Nymphaeaceae; a small genus of American aquatic plants
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Mixes of hardstem bulrush with white lily or smaller watershield can harbor crappies, prespawn through spawn.
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Monopoly Marsh has clear water (i.e., secchi disc transparency [greater than or equal to] 35 cm) and is dominated by American Lotus (Nelumbo lutea), watershield (Brasenia schreberi), coontail (Ceratophyllum demersum), bald cypress (Taxodium distichum), yellow and white lily (Nymphea spp.), spatterdock (Nuphar spp.), and milfoils (Myriophyllum spp.) and has a mean depth of 1.5 m with a 2.5 m maximum depth at full pool.
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