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Table 1 Changes in plant species in a created wetland from 1999 to 2013 according to life cycle, origin, and plant type

From: Successional changes in plant composition over 15 years in a created wetland in South Korea

Criterion Category Year
1999 2013
Life form Annual 1 (5.5%) 12 (24%)
Biennial 1 (5.5%) 9 (18%)
Perennial 16 (89.0%) 29 (58%)
Total   18 (100%) 50 (100%)
Origin Native plant 17 (94%) 43 (86%)
Non-native plant 1 (6%) 7 (14%)
Total   18 (100%) 50 (100%)
Plant type Obligate wetland (OBW) plant 11 (61%) 13 (26%)
Facultative wetland (FACW) plant 4 (22%) 15 (30%)
Facultative (FAC) plant
Facultative upland (FACU) plant 5 (10%)
Obligate upland (OBU) plant 3 (17%) 17 (34%)
Total   18 (100%) 50 (100%)