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Species Information

Aponogeton junceus Lehm.
(name current July 2011)
(Aponogeton junceus subsp. junceus)

Growth form: Aquatic herb
Swaziland distribution: lowveld only
Other uses

Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Aponogeton junceus - Small perennial with tuberous rhizome from which rise few narrow grass-like leaves 1012 cm long and a slender stalk ending in a pair of spikes 12 cm long. Flowers small, crowded, stalkless, white.

* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.

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