Common Water Hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes), O'ahu, Hawai'i
Eichhornia crassipes is an aquatic plant native to the Amazon basin, and is often considered a highly problematic invasive species outside its native range. Hawai'i as the "capital of invasive species" supports much research on how to eliminate invasive species.
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