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Mollugo verticillata (Green carpetweed)
Smith, R.W.

Mollugo verticillata

Mollugo verticillata L.

Green Carpetweed

Molluginaceae (Carpet-weed Family)

Synonym(s): Mollugo berteriana

USDA Symbol: MOVE

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), PR (N), VI (N), CAN (I)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Leaf Shape: Elliptic , Linear , Obovate , Spatulate
Leaf Apex: Acute , Obtuse
Leaf Base: Cuneate
Fruit Type: Capsule

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Green

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FAC FACU FAC FAC FAC FAC FAC FAC
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 Mollugo verticillata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Mollugo verticillata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Mollugo verticillata

Metadata

Record Modified: 2012-06-26
Research By: JAM

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