Taxon  Report   13208    
Lysimachia maritima  (L.) Galasso, Banfi, & Soldano
Sea milkwort
Lysimachia maritima
© 2007 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Lysimachia maritima
© 2017 Steve Matson
Lysimachia maritima
© 2013 Vernon Smith
Lysimachia maritima, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Lysimachia maritima
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Lysimachia
Communities: Coastal Salt Marsh, Coastal Strand, wetland-riparian

Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Glaux maritima

Alternate Names:
More information about  Lysimachia maritima
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).