Wild Florida Photo
Nature Photography by Paul Rebmann
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An occasional plant of bogs and swamps of the panhandle and south into the central peninsula to DeSoto County. Throughout the southeast, west to Texas and Oklahoma, then up the eastern coastal states as far as New Jersey.
The linear leaves are alternate. The yellow flowers have four petals and sepals and a single series of four stamens. The calyx lobes are 2-3 mm long (less than 1/8 in.), much shorter than the capsule, which is quadrangular.
Other species of the Ludwigia genus in the Wild Florida Photo database:
View Ludwigia peruviana - PERUVIAN PRIMROSE-WILLOW
View Ludwigia arcuata - PIEDMONT PRIMROSEWILLOW
View Ludwigia maritima - SEASIDE PRIMROSEWILLOW
View Ludwigia octovalvis - MEXICAN PRIMROSEWILLOW