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Loughmiller, Campbell and Lynn
Hydrocotyle bonariensis Comm. ex Lam.
Largeleaf pennywort, Salt pennywort
USDA Symbol: hybo
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Salt pennywort is a fleshy plant, 6–10 inches tall, with round, undivided leaves, 2–4 inches across, attached to the stem in the center of the leaf. The leaf edge is scalloped. The flower head is an umbel 2–3 inches across. Individual flowers are tiny, with 5 greenish-to-white petals.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep
AL , FL , GA , LA , MS , NC , SC , TX , VA USDA Native Status: L48(N), PR(N)
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Record Modified: 2007-10-28
Research By: TWC Staff