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
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Lysimachia nummularia
Nursery / seed vendor 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:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).