Calflora
Taxon  Report   5085    
Ludwigia peploides  (Kunth) P. H. Raven  ssp. montevidensis  (Spreng.) P. H. Raven
Floating primrose willow,  Floating water primrose
Ludwigia peploides ssp. montevidensis
© 2010 Barry Breckling
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Ludwigia peploides ssp. montevidensis
© 2012 Aaron Arthur
Ludwigia peploides ssp. montevidensis
© 2011 Barry Breckling
Ludwigia peploides ssp. montevidensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Ludwigia peploides ssp. montevidensis
© 2012 Aaron Arthur
Family: ONAGRACEAE  
Genus: Ludwigia
Parent: Ludwigia peploides
Communities: wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Ludwigia peploides var. montevidensis
ICPN + PLANTS: Jussiaea repens var. montevidensis
More information about  Ludwigia peploides ssp. montevidensis
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (LUPEM)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 20, 2018).

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