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Bunga-bunga liar Malaysia
(Wild plants of Malaysia)



Water Lattuce,
Location: Wat Khlong Ple

Photo: CS Ooi, Date: 28 November 2002
Camera: Pocket DV, Resolution: 480x640



Water Lattuce,
Location: Wat Khlong Ple

Photo: CS Ooi, Date: 05 November 2002
Camera: Pocket DV, Resolution: 480x640


Nama Melayu (Malay Name) Kiambang
Keluarga (Family) ARACEAE
Nama Saintifik (Scientific Name) Pistia stratiates L.
Saiz Biasa (Size) 4-10 cm
Nama Lain (Other Names) Water Lattuce
Jurufoto (Photographer) CS Ooi


Water Lattuce,
Location: Wat Khlong Ple

Photo: CS Ooi, Date: 28 November 2002
Camera: Pocket DV, Resolution: 480x640



Water Lattuce,
Location: Wat Khlong Ple

Photo: CS Ooi, Date: 05 November 2002
Camera: Pocket DV, Resolution: 480x640



Nota Ringkas (Short Notes)


Pokok ini adalah sejenis tumbuhan air. Pokoknya boleh bertukar bentuk dengan keadaan air. Membiak dengan anak yang keluar dari tepi pokok ibu.

This is an aquatic plant. The plant takes veriousforfms depending on the conditions of the water. The plant needs a fair amount of water. Propogates by young that grows from the side of the parent plants.

Rujukan (References)

      Pokok (Plant)

1.       Wat Khlong Ple, Hatyai, Thailand

     Buku (Books)

1.       Bunga-bungaan Malaysia; Ismail Saidin; (1977); Dewan Bahasa & Pustaka;
            Malaysia. - mukasurat (page) 253


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