Tapegrass, Eelgrass, or Wild Celery (Vallisneria americana Michaux): A Native Aquatic and Wetland Plant
Tapegrass, Vallisneria americana. a) Tapegrass underwater meadow. b) Illustrations of male and female plants.
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Submersed Plant
Freshwater Flow
Saltwater Intrusion

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Tootoonchi, Mohsen, Lyn A. Gettys, and Jehangir H. Bhadha. 2019. “Tapegrass, Eelgrass, or Wild Celery (Vallisneria Americana Michaux): A Native Aquatic and Wetland Plant: SS-AGR-437/AG437 9/2019”. EDIS 2019 (5). Gainesville, FL. https://doi.org/10.32473/edis-ag437-2019.


This 5-page document describes the main features of tapegrass and summarizes important habitat requirements for its growth and restoration. Written by Mohsen Tootoonchi, Lyn A. Gettys, and Jehangir H. Bhadha, and published by the UF/IFAS Agronomy Department, September 2019.

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