Bunga-bunga liar Malaysia
(Wild flowers of Malaysia)


Nama Melayu (Malay Name) Rumput Air (pokok)
Keluarga (Family) HYDROCHARITACEAE
Nama Saintifik (Scientific Name) Enhydrias angustipetala
Saiz Biasa (Size) 1.5 cm
Nama Lain (Other Names) Ditch Moss (plants)
Jurufoto (Photographer) CS Ooi


Nota Ringkas (Short Notes)


Pokok ini adalah sejenis tumbuhan air yang hidup dalam air. Ia mudah dijumpai di parit, tali air dan kolam jenih. Ia sejenis pokok monokotiledon. Bunga jantannya dan bunga bertinanya berasing, unisex, kecil dan berwarna hijau.

This plant is a aquatic plant that is fully submerged. It is commonly found in ditches, cannals and clear water ponds. It is a monocotyledonous plant. The male and the female flowers are seperate, unisexual, very small and green in colour.


Rujukan (References)

     Buku (Books)

1.       Malayan Wild Flowers - Monocotyledon; M.R. Henderson; (1954);
            Caxton Press Ltd.; Malaya. - mukasurat (page) 8


Inquiries     (Pertanyaan)
Ooi Chooi Seng P.P.N.,
259 Jalan 17/8,
46400 Petaling Jaya
January 2002