Ludwigia erecta (L.) H.Hara

  • Family : ONAGRACEAE
    (Evening-Primrose Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : OENOTHERA FAMILY
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : ONAGRACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Ludwigia erecta (L.) H.Hara
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Common in marshy places or in ponds
  • Key identification features : Herbs with prostrate or erecting stem. Flowers solitary, axillary; sepals deltoid-acuminate; petals white, yellow at base, obovate; stamens 10, epipetalous, disc slightly elevated.
  • Flower, Fruit : June-January
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. erecta. Downloaded on 5 June 2020.


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