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Lythrum salicaria
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Lythrum salicaria

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Lythrum salicaria
© Copyright Bobby Hattaway 2011 · 5
Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
© Copyright Bobby Hattaway 2011 · 5
Lythrum salicaria

Lythrum salicaria
© Copyright Bobby Hattaway 2011 · 5
Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum alatum
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Lythrum alatum

Lythrum alatum
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Lythrum alatum
Lythrum alatum
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Lythrum alatum

Lythrum alatum
© Copyright Bobby Hattaway 2011 · 5
Lythrum alatum
Lythrum alatum
© Copyright Bobby Hattaway 2011 · 5
Lythrum alatum

Lythrum alatum
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Lythrum alatum
Lythrum salicaria, inflorescence - whole - unspecified
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Lythrum salicaria, inflorescence - whole - unspecified

Lythrum salicaria, leaf - basal or on lower stem
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Lythrum salicaria, leaf - basal or on lower stem
Lythrum salicaria, whole plant - in flower - general view
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Lythrum salicaria, whole plant - in flower - general view

Lythrum salicaria, inflorescence - frontal view of flower
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Lythrum salicaria, inflorescence - frontal view of flower
Lythrum salicaria, stem - showing leaf bases
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Lythrum salicaria, stem - showing leaf bases
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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Aphididae  Myzus ( @ AMNH_PBI (3)
Ericaceae  Orthaea nigriceps @ BPBM_TCN (3)

Orthaea vincta @ BPBM_TCN (3)
Lygaeidae  Nysius coenosulus @ BPBM_TCN (1)

Nysius nemorivagus @ BPBM_TCN (3)

Nysius terrestris @ BPBM_TCN (1)
Nabidae  Nabis blackburni @ BPBM_TCN (4)
Rhyparochromidae  Remaudiereana nigriceps @ BPBM_TCN (6)

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Lythrum L.
loosestrife


General Information
Symbol: LYTHR
Group: Dicot
Family: Lythraceae
Duration:  
Growth Habit :  
Native Status : CAN   I,N
HI   I
L48   I,N
SPM   I
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Native Status:
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Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Rosidae
Order Myrtales
Family Lythraceae – Loosestrife family
Genus Lythrum L. – loosestrife

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 13 species of Lythrum . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Lythrum alatum </i>
Pursh
Lythrum alatum
winged lythrum Distribution of <i>
Lythrum californicum </i>
Torr. & A. Gray
Lythrum californicum
California loosestrife Distribution of <i>
Lythrum curtissii </i>
Fernald
Lythrum curtissii
Curtiss' loosestrife Distribution of <i>
Lythrum flagellare </i>
Shuttlw. ex Chapm.
Lythrum flagellare
Florida loosestrife Distribution of <i>
Lythrum hyssopifolium </i>
L.
Lythrum hyssopifolium
hyssop loosestrife Distribution of <i>
Lythrum lineare </i>
L.
Lythrum lineare
wand lythrum Distribution of <i>
Lythrum maritimum </i>
Kunth
Lythrum maritimum
pukamole Distribution of <i>
Lythrum ovalifolium </i>
Koehne
Lythrum ovalifolium
low loosestrife Distribution of <i>
Lythrum portula </i>
(L.) D.A. Webb
Lythrum portula
spatulaleaf loosestrife Distribution of <i>
Lythrum salicaria </i>
L.
Lythrum salicaria
purple loosestrife Distribution of <i>
Lythrum thymifolia </i>
L.
Lythrum thymifolia
thymeleaf loosestrife Distribution of <i>
Lythrum tribracteatum </i>
Salzm. ex Spreng.
Lythrum tribracteatum
threebract loosestrife Distribution of <i>
Lythrum virgatum </i>
L.
Lythrum virgatum
European wand loosestrife

Legal Status

Noxious Weed Information
This plant is listed by the U.S. federal government or a state. Common names are from state and federal lists. Click on a place name to get a complete noxious weed list for that location, or click here for a composite list of all Federal and State Noxious Weeds .
Michigan purple loosestrife Sale prohibited 1
North Carolina Class B noxious weed 2
Wisconsin purple loosestrife Nuisance weed 3
1 any nonnative member of the genus Lythrum or hybrid of the genus is prohibited from sale 2 any Lythrum spp. not native to North Carolina 3 any nonnative member of the genus Lythrum or hybrids thereof
U.S. Weed Information
Lythrum purple loosestrife This plant can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted below.This plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above. Click on an acronym to view each weed list, or click here for a composite list of Weeds of the U.S.
STATE Assorted authors. State noxious weed lists for 46 states . State agriculture or natural resource departments.

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

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Wildlife

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Number of matches : 7
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Lythrum sp.
Lythrum sp.
ID: 8120 3181 4014 0109 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Lythrum sp.
Lythrum sp.
ID: 0000 0000 1202 0614 [detail]
2000 Nick Kurzenko

Lythrum sp.
Lythrum sp.
(shown with Allium campanulatum )
ID: 0000 0000 1113 2761 [detail]
© 2013 Jean Pawek

Lythrum sp.
Lythrum sp.
ID: 0000 0000 1113 2762 [detail]
© 2013 Jean Pawek

Lythrum sp.
Lythrum sp.
ID: 0000 0000 1113 2763 [detail]
© 2013 Jean Pawek

Lythrum sp.
Lythrum sp.
ID: 0000 0000 1113 2764 [detail]
© 2013 Jean Pawek

Lythrum sp.
Lythrum sp.
ID: 0000 0000 1113 2765 [detail]
© 2013 Jean Pawek

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