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Hydrophyllum brownei

Hydrophyllum brownei Kral & V.M. Bates

Brown's Waterleaf, Arkansas Waterleaf

Hydrophyllaceae (Waterleaf family)


USDA Symbol: HYBR11

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 20 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Purple
Bloom Time: Apr , May
Bloom Notes: Lavender to near white.


Native Habitat: Bottomland forests, rich shaded slopes, rocky better drained terraces.

Web Reference

Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Research Literature

Reslit 3141 - A new species of Hydrophyllum from the Ouachita Mountains of Arkansas (1991) Vernon Bates and R Kral

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Hydrophyllum brownei in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Hydrophyllum brownei in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Hydrophyllum brownei


Record Modified: 2021-04-20
Research By: CBR

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