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Sesuvium maritimum

Sesuvium maritimum (Walter) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb.

Slender Seapurslane

Aizoaceae (Fig-Marigold Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: SEMA3

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

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Leaf Arrangement: Opposite

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink , Purple
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov

Distribution

USA: AL , DE , FL , GA , KS , LA , MD , MS , NC , NJ , NY , OK , PA , SC , TX , VA

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACW FACW OBL FACW FACW FACW
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.

Wildflower Center Seed Bank

LBJWC-1195 Collected 2008-08-10 in Galveston County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

1 collection(s) available in the Wildflower Center Seed Bank

Additional resources

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

Metadata

Record Modified: 2011-05-19
Research By: DEW

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