Unknown (to me) aquatic plant

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Location: Douglasville, GA
Posted By: Thomas Draper

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This plant has taken over a pond on a farm owned by my job. We would like to identify the plant, and learn how to get it under control without the use of any chemicals. Thank you in advance for your help!

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  1. laura735 Master Identifier says:

    Maybe water-shield ((Brasenia schreberi)? Flowers will confirm or rule out this suggest ID. Check it out and see if you have a match. If this isn’t a match, please resubmit with photo of flowers. According to sources water-shield is beneficial for waterfowl & fish. Check out the included below for more information. Best wishes!

    http://www.loyno.edu/lucec/natural-history-writings/water-shield-brasenia-schreberi

    October 25th, 2019 at 3:12 am

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