Water plant sentence example
The mature dragon-fly nymph, for example, makes its way out of the water in which the early stages have been passed and, clinging to some water-plant, undergoes the final ecdysis that the imago may emerge into the air.
Hottonia (water violet) is a floating water plant with submerged leaves cut into fine linear segments.
A heavy water plant could support a reactor for producing weapons grade plutonium.
The valley is perhaps best known historically for the heavy water plant at Vemork that the allies destroyed during the second world war.
A. Caroliniana is a very small and curious water-plant, which floats on water quite free of soil, the tufts of delicate green leaves like tiny emeralds.Advertisement
Cape Pond-flower (Aponogeton) - A. distachyon is a beautiful and fragrant water-plant from the Cape of Good Hope, hardy in many parts of these islands.
It is a water plant for association with the taller sedges, Bulrush, and bolder water-side plants.
H. Morsus-ranae is a native water-plant, having floating leaves and pretty white flowers, and well worth introducing to ponds.
S. aloides is an interesting native water-plant with a compact vasiform tuft of leaves, from the centre of which arises in summer a spike of unattractive blossoms.