Pondweeds with floating leaves series
Section: herb Series Dominated by Herbaceous Plants
Series formation: 
Series height:<.3m
Series canopy cover:?
Series ground layer:?
Elevation range (lower):0
(upper):   2750
Wetland information:Wetlands:habitat permanently flooded, intermittently exposed. Water chemistry: fresh. Ditches; lakes; ponds; slow streams. Cowardin classes: Lacustrine littoral aquatic bed wetland, Palustrine aquatic bed wetland, Riverine aquatic bed wetland. The national list f wetland plants (Reed 1988) lists pondweeds as a OBL.
Upland information: [not available]
Reference:Mason (1957), Paysen et al. (1980).
Comments:Eight species of Potamogeton with floating leaves are included in this series. Other pondweeds lacking floating leaves are placed in the Pondweeds with submerged leaves series.
Plot based descriptions:not available.
Series Association:[not available]
FormationTemperate or sub-polar hydromorphic rooted vegetation
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