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
 Information about  Lythrum portula  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (LYPO4)

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

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 29, 2014).

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