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Alisma plantago-aquatica L., it is a perennial or helophyte and grows primarily in the temperate biome.

Flowering in: Jun-Aug

Phytochoria: Cosm

The native range of this species is Temp. Eurasia, N. Africa to Tanzania..

Notes: Wild, medicinal plant

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The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species:

Alisma plantago-aquatica has most recently been assessed for The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species in 2016


Distribution in Libya
Jabal Nafusa Al-Jabal Al-Akhder
Reported from Gharian by Pampanini & Mair Reported from Al-Baida by Keith


Bibliographic references:
First: Encyclopedia Flora of Libyan:
Jafri, S. M. H. & El-Gadi, A. (1980) Flora of Libya, Alismataceae Vol. (85) Department of Botany, Al-Faateh Univ., Tripoli, Libya.