Water-starwort. Common Water-starwort: Callitriche stagnalis agg. It is associated with freshwater habitat. Mat Forming, Spreading. There are other very similar species in this genus which means that detailed examination of an actual specimen is generally needed to identify the exact species (see below). Rows of water starwort. Range: Common water starwort is a native plant species. Stems often root into wet mud to form a close mat; flowers insignificant. Enter a town or village to see local records, Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data) Virtually all of the features of the old searches are still available and in addition we have added several new features to create a more comprehensive and user friendly search experience. RHS members can get exclusive individual advice from the RHS Gardening Advice team. Plantaginaceae, Genus We aim to enrich everyone’s life through plants, and make the UK a greener and more beautiful place. Submerged or terrestrial plant with stems up to 60 cm long, submerged leaves are narrowly elliptical, floating leaves often 6 in a rosette, broadly elliptical to rounded, pale green, usually with 5 veins. Callitriche stagnalis is a species of aquatic plant known by the common names common water-starwort [1] or pond water-starwort.. Join The fruits of large water starwort are nearly as wide as they are long (no more than 1 mm longer than … Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets, Aspect South-facing or East-facing or West-facing, Ultimate height Common names: common starwort, common water-starwort, water chickweed; Ecological threat. Rosette leaves usually c 10-20 mm long. It has a self-supporting growth form. These plants will have a lot more details displayed including an image. No need to register, buy now! Huge range of seeds, bulbs and plants available. Although C. stagnalis does not pose a threat to humans, its reproductive rate may pose a threat to native vegetation. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually. Please keep in mind that it is illegal to uproot a plant without the landowner's consent and care should be taken at all times not to damage wild plants. RHS Garden Hyde Hall Spring and Orchid Show, Free entry to RHS members at selected Synonyms Callitriche verna subsp. The County Recorder has asked for a specimen of this plant to be retained for verification as it cannot be reliably identified from photographs. Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015, Leicestershire Amphibian & Reptile Network, Market Bosworth & District Natural History Society, Natural History Section, Leicester Literary & Philosophical Society, Leicestershire & Rutland Swift Partnership. Common Water Starwort Callitriche stagnalis. Range: Most of Europe, including Britain, north to Finland and N. E. Russia. Callitriche stagnalis (Common water-starwort) Index. 1-2 years, Cultivation If a specimen is not available the record should be submitted as Callitriche agg. It is aquatic plant and also known as water-starwort… Description of the plant: Plant: Evergreen Perennial. Callitriche Callitriche. Suitable for: light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils. Callitriche is very useful improving water quality, absorbing nutrients and also providing a sheltered habitat for fish and wildlife. This is a non-regulated category. Common water starwort is an annual plant that grows submerged under water during the winter months in seasonal wetlands at Duck Creek. Terrestrial forms with smaller and thicker leaves, with the plant growing much shorter, just a few centimeters. Our Botanical team are working hard to increase the number of plants with detailed information. Common water-crowfoot is the commonest species in a large group of water-plants that can be seen covering ponds, ditches and streams with mats of white flowers in spring and summer. Description. Annual Cycle: Common water starwort is an annual that reproduces by seed and stem fragments. 0.1-0.5 metres, Time to ultimate height Flower. Individuals can grow to 0.055 m. Common Water Starwort has unisexual flowers. Seeds are mature by mid to late summer. Common water-starwort (Callitriche stagnalis) is regarded as an environmental weed in Western Australia and Victoria. (Common water-starwort) Toolbox. Display as: Callitriche brutia – narrow-leaf water-starwort Origin: Native • var. It can be an annual or short-lived perennial plant, and has floating, lobed … All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. 0-390 m at Drumore Loch (E. Perth). The majority of the leaves float in small clusters atop the water’s surface, with the entire … Huge collection, amazing choice, 100+ million high quality, affordable RF and RM images. Upper leaves in floating rosettes. Try an advanced search, RHS Registered Charity no. Further inventory is strongly warranted. Wild plants should never be picked for pleasure and some plants are protected by law. In the 1979 Flora survey of Leicestershire it was found in 193 of the 617 tetrads. Thank you. Datasheet. Greater water-starwort is a common and widely-distributed species. The fruits of common water starwort are 2mm longer than they are wide, winged, with a shallow groove between the wings, and surface pits arranged in vertical rows. Common Water Starwort has simple, broad leaves. Small roots of the common water starwort can be easily dislodged and become wind rowed as ducks feed or hunters tromp through the soft muddy habitat. Genus. common water starwort, Synonyms Common water-starwort. Habitat of the herb: Springheads, rills, quiet waters and wet shores in northern N. America. hamulata. Common name: Water Starwort. Excellent for ordinary use in appropriate conditions. Flowers in the axils of rosette leaves only, solitary 1 male and 1 female together. Callitriche stagnalis is a perennial aquatic vascular plant species. Ohio. Its Latin name is derived from the Greek words carlos and trichos, which translate to “beautiful hair,” as this plant’s stems and leaves have a soft, hair-like appearance. Callitriche stagnalis (Common Water Starwort) is a species of perennial herb in the family Plantaginaceae. Still or slow moving water (occasionally in faster water) often in ponds. Wildlife Gardens, Diseases Submerged or terrestrial plant with stems up to 60 cm long, submerged leaves are narrowly elliptical, floating leaves often 6 in a rosette, broadly elliptical to rounded, pale green, usually with 5 veins. 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