Ludwigia peruviana (L.) Hara

  • Family : ONAGRACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Onagraceae
  • Species : Ludwigia peruviana
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Ludwigia peruviana (L.) H.Hara
  • Habit : Undershrub
  • Flower, Fruit : January-April
  • Native : Neotropics
  • Comments : In plains along banks of rivers, ponds and streams. Mostly introduced in other tropics.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Araku Valley (Visakhapatnam district), Srisailam R.F (Kurnool district) (Andhra Pradesh State); Dharmapuri district, Kolli Hills (Namakkal district), Tiruchirapalli district, Shevaroy Hills (Salem district) (Tamil Nadu State)
  • World Distribution : South-East United States, South America; Naturalized elsewhere in tropics
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2007 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 3; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. peruviana. Downloaded on 11 August 2020.



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