In Florida this low-growing plant is found mostly in wet places from the northern counties south through the central peninsula. Also ranges into Alabama, Georgia and South Carolina.
Flowers are yellow and four-petaled.
Ludwigia arcuata is a member of the Onagraceae - Evening Primrose family.
Other species of the Ludwigia genus in the Wild Florida Photo database:
Ludwigia linearis - NARROWLEAF PRIMROSEWILLOW
Ludwigia maritima - SEASIDE PRIMROSEWILLOW
Ludwigia octovalvis - MEXICAN PRIMROSEWILLOW
Ludwigia peruviana - PERUVIAN PRIMROSEWILLOW
Date record last modified: Aug 07, 2016