Taxon  Report   5262 
Lythrum tribracteatum  Sprengel
Three bracted loosestrife,  Threebract loosestrife
Lythrum tribracteatum
© 2014 Vernon Smith
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Lythrum tribracteatum
© 2009 Vernon Smith
Lythrum tribracteatum
© 2010 Jean Pawek
Lythrum tribracteatum, 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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Lythrum tribracteatum
© 2001 Tony Morosco
Genus: Lythrum
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 27, 2016).

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