OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Malvids: Myrtales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Ludwigia brevipes   FAMILY Onagraceae


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Ludwigia brevipes   FAMILY Onagraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 137-01-020:
Ludwigia brevipes   FAMILY Onagraceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Long Beach Seedbox, Coastal Plain Water-purslane


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image of Ludwigia brevipes, Long Beach Seedbox, Coastal Plain Water-purslane

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_lubr8_001_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Ludwigia brevipes   FAMILY Onagraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Ludwigia brevipes   FAMILY Onagraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 137-01-020:
Ludwigia brevipes   FAMILY Onagraceae

 

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2994

Forb
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Rare

Look for it on pondshores, blackwater rivers, interdunal swales, borrow ponds, ditches, impoundments, marshes, per Weakley's Flora

map
Click here to see a more detailed map from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium,

or click here to see a map from SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.

 

...Wet

LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Yellow
4 sepals
4 petals
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Capsule

 

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