- Oval-leafed Saltweed
- Latin Name
- Halophila ovalis
- Oval-leafed Saltweed is found on the lower parts of waterlogged intertidal sandbanks in estuaries, particularly where the water is brackish (halophila, 'salt-lover').
- Develops from underground creeping rhizomes that bear slender upright stalks, each with a single, flat, oval leaf. Size 40 mm.