Curly-leaf pondweed (Discovered in Gull Chain many years ago)
Common names: Curly cabbage, crisp pondweed.
Location: Grows from the shore to depths of up to 15 feet.
Description: Leaves are somewhat stiff and crinkled, approximately
1/2-inch wide and 2 to 3 inches long; leaves are arranged alternately
around the stem, and become more dense toward the end of branches;
produces winter buds can be confused with claspingleaf pondweed.