Calflora
Taxon  Report   8252    
Veronica peregrina  L.  ssp. xalapensis  (Kunth) Pennell
Hairy purslane speedwell,  Neckweed, Purslane speedwell
Veronica peregrina ssp. xalapensis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Family: PLANTAGINACEAE  
Genus: Veronica
Parent: Veronica peregrina

Wetlands:
Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Alpine Fell-fields, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Veronica peregrina var. xalapensis
PLANTS: Veronica sherwoodii
PLANTS: Veronica xalapensis
More information about  Veronica peregrina ssp. xalapensis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (VEPEX2)


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: Feb 22, 2019).