Taxon  Report   1041    
Bacopa repens  (Sw.) Wettst.
Creeping water hyssop,  Creeping waterhyssop
Bacopa repens, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.

Bloom Period
Genus: Bacopa
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: wetland-riparian, agricultural weed

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Gratiola repens
PLANTS: Macuillamia obovata
PLANTS: Macuillamia repens
More information about  Bacopa repens
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Feb 18, 2020).