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Widgeon Grass

Scientific Name: Ruppia spp.
 
Distinguishing Characteristics:
Leaves alternate and ribbon to thread-like. 
Leaves have stipules and leaf sheath originating from main leaf base appearing like multiple leaf blades.
Leaves inflated at base. 
Growth habit similar to Potamogeton.
Ruppia spp. taken by Graves Lovell

Ruppia spp. taken by Graves Lovell

Ruppia spp. taken by Graves Lovell

Ruppia spp. taken by Graves Lovell

Ruppia spp. taken by Graves Lovell

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