Taxon  Report   5260 
Lythrum portula  (L.) D. Webb
broad leaved loosestrife, spatulaleaf loosestrife
Lythrum portula, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Community: wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: LYTHRACEAE  
Genus: Lythrum
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Peplis portula
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Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (LYPO4)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 23, 2014).

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