Lemna minor Linnaeus 1753 (Family Araceae)


Plant

Leaf-like Corms

Flower

Height: 2-5cm
Never Mycorrhizal
Annual
Hermaphrodite, Flowering June - September (Earliest: 8.5)

Biotopes:
Ponds

Temporary Pools
Parasites:
Hydrellia albilabris Larva
(Leaf Miner)

Hydrellia griseola Larva
(Leaf Miner)
Herbivores:
Anas platyrhynchos

Cataclysta lemnata Larva

Adicella reducta Larva

Many Limnephilidae

Ecological Flora of the British Isles
Skye Flora: Duckweed


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