Taxon  Report   5082 
Ludwigia hexapetala  (Hook. & Arn.) Zardini, Gu, & Raven
Ludwigia,  six petal water primrose
Ludwigia hexapetala , a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as high - ALERT (plant profile / CalWeedMapper ).

 

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Ludwigia hexapetala
© 2000 Joe DiTomaso
Ludwigia hexapetala
© 2000 Joe DiTomaso
Communities: Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: ONAGRACEAE  
Genus: Ludwigia
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS: accepted name: Ludwigia grandiflora ssp. hexapetala
Other Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Ludwigia grandiflora ssp. hexapetala
 Information about  Ludwigia hexapetala  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (LUGRH)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 30, 2014).

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