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Lysimachia quadriflora (Fourflower yellow loosestrife)
Smith, R.W.

Lysimachia quadriflora

Lysimachia quadriflora Sims

Fourflower Yellow Loosestrife, Narrowleaf Loosestrife

Primulaceae (Primrose Family)

Synonym(s): Lysimachia longifolia, Steironema quadriflorum

USDA Symbol: LYQU

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

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , DC , GA , IA , IL , IN , KY , MD , MI , MN , MO , NC , ND , NY , OH , OK , PA , SD , VA , WI , WV
Canada: ON
Native Habitat: Wet Meadow/Prairie/Field,Swamp/Marsh

Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Wet

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: OBL FACW FACW OBL OBL
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 Lysimachia quadriflora in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Lysimachia quadriflora in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Lysimachia quadriflora

Metadata

Record Modified: 2012-12-09
Research By: TWC Staff

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