Calflora
Taxon  Report   8242    
Veronica americana  Schwein. ex Benth.
American brooklime,  American speedwell, Brooklime
Veronica americana
© 2014 Jim Moore
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Veronica americana
© 2009 Keir Morse
Veronica americana
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Veronica americana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Veronica americana
© 2014 Jim Moore
Family: PLANTAGINACEAE  
Genus: Veronica
Communities: Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: streambanks

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Veronica americana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (VEAM2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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