Definition of Potamogeton crispus
1. Noun. European herb naturalized in the eastern United States and California.
Generic synonyms: Pondweed
Group relationships: Genus Potamogeton, Potamogeton
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Literary usage of Potamogeton crispus
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1. The Natural History of Plants: Their Forms, Growth, Reproduction, and by Anton Kerner von Marilaun, F. W. Oliver (1895)
"In the Curled Pondweed (potamogeton crispus), a plant which lives submerged in ponds and slow running ..."
2. Glimpses of the Cosmos by Lester Frank Ward (1913)
"potamogeton crispus, L. Delaware, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey. 92. Potamogeton gramineus, L. The commonest form. (Europe.) 93. Potamogeton gramineus, L. ..."
3. The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania: Annotated Checklist and Atlas by Ann Fowler Rhoads, William M. Klein (1993)
"potamogeton crispus L. Curly pondweed Herbaceous perennial, rooted submergent aquatic Lakes, ponds, rivers and streams. Potamogeton diversifolius Raf. ..."