water starwort


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Related to water starwort: water milfoil, water violet

water starwort

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(Plants) See starwort2
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Noun1.water starwort - any of several aquatic plants having a star-shaped rosette of floating leaves; America, Europe and Asia
Callitriche, genus Callitriche - water starworts
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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Choose a combination of the following native pond and bog plants: spiked water milfoil, water starwort, rigid hornwort, potamogeton, frog bit, water plantain, yellow flag iris, marsh marigold, ragged robin, meadow sweet and purple loosestrife.
* Water starwort is favoured by newts for egg laying.