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Mexican primrose-willow
Ludwigia octovalvis
Ludwigia octovalvis
Mexican primrose-willow Evening-Primrose Family
Ludwigia octovalvis Onagraceae
common names
  Mexican primrose-willow
  Mexican primrosewillow
accepted scientific name
  Ludwigia octovalvis (Jacq.) P.H. Raven
rules for finding collection records
  Jussiaea scabra (0)
  Ludwigia octovalvis (129)
family name
  • Onagraceae
Image Author: ©2009 Forest And Kim Starr
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed All Year
Non-Native. Possible polynesian introduction.

How Likely at this Location (24%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
where plant found
mag select

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Accepted Scientific Name

Ludwigia octovalvis   (Jacq.) P.H. Raven   (TSN: 503565, Index: 451)

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