Elodea is a member of the monocotyledonous natural order Hydrocharideae.
is represented by Elodea canadensis or water-thyme,which has been introduced into the British Isles from North America.
In other forms such as Elodea, Nitella, Chara, &c., where the cytoplasm is mainly restricted to the periphery of the sap vacuole and lining the cell wall, the streaming movement is exhibited in one direction only.
Elodea has polyFIG.
WATER-THYME, known botanically as Elodea canadensis, a small submerged water-weed, native of North America.
In these the pollen floats on the surface and reaches the stigmas of the female flowers as in Callitriche, Ruppia, Zostera, Elodea.
potassium carbonatey Elodea; potassium hydrogen carbonate.
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