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Ludwigia repens J.R. Forst.
Creeping primrose-willow, Floating primrose-willow, Water primrose
Onagraceae (Evening-Primrose Family)
Synonym(s): Isnardia intermedia, Isnardia repens, Ludwigia natans, Ludwigia natans var. stipitata, Ludwigia repens var. rotundata, Ludwigia repens var. stipitata
USDA Symbol: LURE2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
This plant is widely grown as an aquarium plant.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep
, VA Native Habitat:
Muddy or sandy stream banks, ponds, ditches.
National Wetland Indicator Status
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Jacob's Well Natural Area
- Wimberley, TX
Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-1296
Collected 2013-09-01 in Hays County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Record Last Modified: 2014-04-10
Research By: TWC Staff