Ruppiaceae - ditch-grass family
Sole species that grows without cultivation on Mount Desert Island

compiled by the
Champlain Project - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine  04653

(updated 15 April 2017)

Ruppiaceae - ditch-grass family

Mount Desert Island is home to 1 species in 1 genus. Click on a link below or scroll down for more information.
   Ruppia (1 species)
      Ruppia maritima - beaked ditch-grass (uncommon1)

Ruppia (ditch-grass)
[information to be added]

Ruppia maritima (beaked ditch-grass) - [information to be added]

   1Frequency designations are from Mittelhauser, Glen H., Linda L. Gregory, Sally C. Rooney, and Jill E. Webber. 2010. The Plants of Acadia National Park. Orono, Maine: The University of Maine Press.