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Samolus valerandi

Samolus valerandi L.

Seaside Brookweed

Primulaceae (Primrose Family)


USDA Symbol: SAVA3

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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White


USA: AL , AR , AZ , CA , CT , DC , DE , FL , GA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MO , MS , NC , NH , NJ , NM , NV , NY , OH , OK , OR , PA , RI , SC , TN , TX , UT , VA , VT , WA , WI , WV
Canada: NB , NS , PE

National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: 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 Samolus valerandi in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Samolus valerandi in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Samolus valerandi


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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