Author: Jan Scholten
English: Hornworts; Hornwort family.
Botany: aquatics, submerged; ponds, marshes, quiet streams; tropical, temperate; worldwide; roots absent; flowers under water; seed dispersal under water; pollen grains without holes, unlike almost all other plants such as monocots and dicots; leaves whorled, serrulate; flowers unisexual, solitary, monocioecious.
DD: Hydrogen series, Iron series.
Ceratophyllaceae has 1 genus, Ceratophyllum.
They have a conflict between just being and experiencing on the one hand and trying to have a place in the real world, the community on the other hand. It gives a confusion between fantasy and reality.
Lack of direction, disorientation in time and space.
Confusion; alienation; reality and mask; confusion identity; recognising or not.
Lack of will, power, focus.
Theme: water, boats, boating, drifting, to the side, hard to steer, < opposing currents.
Immigrants, people without roots.