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Ludwigia leptocarpa (Anglestem primrose-willow)
Brundage, Stephanie

Ludwigia leptocarpa

Ludwigia leptocarpa (Nutt.) H. Hara

Anglestem Primrose-willow

Onagraceae (Evening Primrose Family)

Synonym(s): Jussiaea leptocarpa, Ludwigia leptocarpa var. meyeriana

USDA Symbol: LULE4

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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Subshrub

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec
Bloom Notes: all year in Florida


USA: AL , AR , FL , GA , IL , IN , KY , LA , MD , MO , MS , NC , OH , OK , PA , SC , TN , TX , VA , WV

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.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2017-12-12
Research By: TWC Staff

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