Calflora
Taxon  Report   13206    
Lysimachia arvensis  (L.) U. Manns & Anderb.
Scarlet pimpernel
Lysimachia arvensis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

Bloom Period
Family: MYRSINACEAE  
Genus: Lysimachia
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
PLANTS accepted name:
Anagallis arvensis

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Anagallis arvensis ssp. arvensis
ICPN: Anagallis caerulea
More information about  Lysimachia arvensis
Nursery 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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 26, 2019).