Seaside Ludwigia (Ludwigia maritima)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8b -9.4 °C (15 °F) to -6.7 °C (20 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 2 - 3 feet
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Tuber
Suitable Locations: Bog gardening
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Wildflower or weed? by greene May 26, 2016 12:01 PM 9

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