Taxon  Report   5256 
Lysimachia nummularia  L.
Creeping jenny,  Moneywort
Lysimachia nummularia
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Lysimachia nummularia
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Lysimachia nummularia
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Lysimachia nummularia, 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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Lysimachia nummularia
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Lysimachia
Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Lysimachia nummularia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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:   (Accessed: Mar 24, 2018).

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