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Hydrilla

Distribution

  • Not found in the Adirondacks

Identification

  • Toothed, strap like leaves
  • Whorled leaves
  • Tubers are attached to roots
  • Turions found near top of plants

Threats

  • Rapid reproduction
  • Clogs canals and lakes
  • Plants carpet water surfaces

Management

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