Ruppia cirrhosa

Ruppia cirrhosa

Observation - Ruppia cirrhosa - Southern Africa. Description: Submerged water plant. Flower head on long stalks which rise to the surface of the water for pollination - then the stem coils to retract the flower head. Lives in saline estuarine water.

Submerged water plant. Flower head on long stalks which rise to the surface of the water for pollination - then the stem coils to retract the flower head. Lives in saline estuarine water.