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Asiatic pennywort
Centella asiatica
Centella asiatica
Asiatic pennywort Carrot Family
Centella asiatica Apiaceae
common names
  Asiatic pennywort
  gotu kola
accepted scientific name
  Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
rules for finding collection records
  Centella asiatica (137)
  Centella erecta (0)
  Centella repanda (0)
  Hydrocotyle asiatica (0)
family name
  • Apiaceae
Image Author: ©2006 John R. Gwaltney, Southeastern Flora
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers, Aquatic Plants
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.1 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed All Year
Introduced. Native to Asia.

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
where plant found
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Accepted Scientific Name

Centella asiatica   (L.) Urb.   (TSN: 29612, Index: 567)

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