water lettuce


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Noun1.Water lettuce - pantropical floating plant forming a rosette of wedge-shaped leaveswater lettuce - pantropical floating plant forming a rosette of wedge-shaped leaves; a widespread weed in rivers and lakes
genus Pistia - one species: water lettuce
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
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PREP: 15 MINS NO COOK SERVES 4 Red, yellow, purple, green - not quite a whole rainbow, but this vibrant salad of tinned fish and veggies comes close 1 red pepper, sliced 1 large carrot, grated 340g can sweetcorn kernels, drained 150g sugar snap pea 6 cooked baby beetroot, quartered 185g can flaked tuna in spring water, drained 100g mayonnaise 1 tbsp lemon juice 2 tsp wholegrain mustard 1 tsp water Lettuce leaves 1 spring onion, sliced 1 In a large bowl, mix together red pepper, carrot, sweetcorn, sugar snap peas, beetroot and tuna.
is also known as Pistia stratiotes, a scientific name that does little to describe what it looks like, hence we have other names: water cabbage, Nile cabbage and water lettuce. However, despite its name and appearance, kiyapo is not edible, and is often used as an ornamental in aquariums and fish ponds.
Depending on level schedules, there's usually 4 to 6 feet of water over the ledge and along the edge nearest the bank are scattered lily pads, water lettuce, bulrush and hyacinth all of which creates a feeding zone for bass.
Also, in the list are Hygrophila auriculata (Indian paintbrush); Mangifera indica (Mango); Pistia stratiotes (Water lettuce); Hyphaene thebaica (Gingerbread tree); Boscia senegalensis (Senegal boscia); Ipomea asarifolia (Ginger-leaf morning glory); Cucurbita pepo (Pumpkin); African locust bean tree; Bombax costatum (Silk cotton tree) and Musa acuminate (banana).
INGREDIENTS: chicken thigh, de-boned 1tsp hot smoked paprika egg-cup of couscous egg-cups of water lettuce leaves 1tbsp yogurt Olive oil Salt and pepper METHOD: 1.
"Here, mats of pennywort, water hyacinth, and water lettuce are all attractive to crappies.
Water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes) and water lettuce (Pistia stratiotes) are two additional harmful plants that are not currently on the list of prohibited or regulated species, but occasional infestations have been reported in New York.
Plants like water lettuce and water hyacinth float on the surface, control algae and help filter the water.
Water Hyacinth, Water Lettuce and Dotted Duckweed with approximately the same size, were used for the removal of organic and inorganic contaminant.
Plants like water lettuce and water hyacinth were recently found in a portion of the Upper Mississippi River, which wildlife officials say are a threat to waterways and future hunting opportunities.
Expert tip: An ordinary pond can be transformed with exotic floating plants, such as water hyacinth, water lettuce and floating moss, which grow on the surface of the water.