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Samolus valerandi ssp. parviflorus (Seaside brookweed)
Cliffe, Harry

Samolus valerandi ssp. parviflorus

Samolus valerandi L. ssp. parviflorus (Raf.) Hultén

Seaside brookweed, Water Pimpernel, Thin-leaf Brookweed

Primulaceae (Primrose Family)

Synonym(s): Samolus floribundus, Samolus parviflorus

USDA Symbol: savap

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), PR (N), CAN (N)


Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Class: 1-3 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct


USA: AL , AR , AZ , CA , CT , DC , DE , FL , GA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MO , MS , NC , NH , NJ , NM , NV , NY , OH , OK , OR , PA , RI , SC , TN , TX , UT , VA , VT , WA , WI , WV
Canada: NB , NS , PE
Native Habitat: Along creeks, ditches, or seepage areas throughout Texas.

Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Part Shade

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Fredericksburg Nature Center - Fredericksburg, TX
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center - Austin, TX
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden - Santa Barbara, CA

Wildflower Center Seed Bank

LBJWC-1159 Collected 2008-05-04 in Hays County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

1 collection(s) available in the Wildflower Center Seed Bank

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Samolus valerandi ssp. parviflorus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Samolus valerandi ssp. parviflorus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Samolus valerandi ssp. parviflorus


Record Modified: 2008-09-15
Research By: NPC

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