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Lysimachia lanceolata (Lanceleaf loosestrife)
Bloodworth, Stefan

Lysimachia lanceolata

Lysimachia lanceolata Walter

Lanceleaf Loosestrife, Lance-leaved Loosestrife

Primulaceae (Primrose Family)

Synonym(s): Lysimachia lanceolata var. angustifolia, Steironema heterophyllum, Steironema lanceolatum


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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red , Orange , Yellow


USA: AL , AR , CT , DC , FL , GA , IA , IL , IN , KY , LA , MD , ME , MO , MS , NC , NJ , OH , OK , PA , SC , TN , TX , VA , WI , WV
Canada: MB , ON

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.

From the National Organizations Directory

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

First United Methodist Church of Jefferson City - Jefferson City, TN
Mt. Cuba Center - Hockessin, DE

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2013-08-30
Research By: SET

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