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Hydrocotyle bonariensis Comm. ex Lam.
Largeleaf Pennywort, Salt Pennywort
Apiaceae (Carrot Family)
USDA Symbol: HYBO
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), PR (N)
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.
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep
DistributionUSA: AL , FL , GA , LA , MS , NC , SC , TX , VA
National Wetland Indicator Status
BibliographyBibref 248 - Texas Wildflowers: A Field Guide (1984) Loughmiller, C. & L. Loughmiller
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Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Hydrocotyle bonariensis in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Hydrocotyle bonariensis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Hydrocotyle bonariensis
MetadataRecord Modified: 2023-03-08
Research By: TWC Staff