Taxon  Report   5084 
Ludwigia peploides  (Kunth) Raven
Floating primrose willow,  Floating water primrose, Marsh purslane

Ludwigia peploides
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Ludwigia peploides, 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   (plant profile / CalWeedMapper).

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Ludwigia peploides
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Genus: Ludwigia
Subspecies and Varieties:
(many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 30, 2015).

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