Ludwigia alternifolia

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Ludwigia alternifolia
Ludwigia alternifolia (USDA).jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Myrtales
Family: Onagraceae
Genus: Ludwigia
Species: L. alternifolia
Binomial name
Ludwigia alternifolia

Ludwigia alternifolia, commonly known as bushy seedbox and rattlebox, is a herbaceous perennial plant of the family Onagraceae.[1]

Its habitat includes wet, swampy localities.


  • Origin: Continental North America
  • Blooming: June - August, Yellow Flower


  1. ^ Bodner, James H. Miller, Karl V. Miller ; featuring photography by Ted (2005). Forest plants of the Southeast and their wildlife uses (Rev. ed.). Athens: University of Georgia Press. ISBN 9780820327488. 

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