Plants (D)

Name & image of plant

Plant taxonomy



  • Dill (scientific name: Anethum graveolens) is an annual herb in the celery family Apiaceae
  • It is grown widely in Eurasia and its leaves and seeds are used as a herb or spice

Dwarf water hyacinth

  • Dwarf water hyacinth (scientific name: Eichhornia crassipes) helps to control algae by providing shade and consuming excess nutrients in the water
  • The water hyacinth is a free-floating perennial aquatic plant (or hydrophyte) native to tropical and subtropical South America
  • It is ideal for small ponds