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Lemna minor

Common Name(s): Common duckweed
Family: Lemnaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Invasiveness: Weed
Growing Days: 100
Opt.Max=64° (F)
Abs.Min=39° (F)
Precipitation: 12 to 51 (in.)
Winter Minimum: -38° (F)
Soil pH: 4.1 to 7.1
Soil Texture/Type: Peat, mud, or silt bottoms
Soil Drainage: Very Poor
Photoperiod Response:
Light Intensity: Low - very high
Aquatic. Thrives in stagnant ponds, lakes, canals, and ditches. No drought and low salt tolerances.
Crop not found in disease search.
Animal Food - fodder, Weed -


Geographical Origin:
Africa, Asia Temp, Canada, Europe, USA
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