Proserpinaca palustris

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Proserpinaca palustris
Proserpinaca palustris NRCS-1.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Order: Saxifragales
Family: Haloragaceae
Genus: Proserpinaca
P. palustris
Binomial name
Proserpinaca palustris

Proserpinaca palustris, the marsh mermaidweed or common mermaid-weed,[2][3] is a species of flowering plant in the watermilfoil family (Haloragaceae). It is found in North America, the Caribbean, and Central America.[3]



  1. ^ "Proserpinaca palustris". International Plant Names Index. Retrieved 2018-09-27.
  2. ^ "Proserpinaca palustris L.". Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database. USDA. Retrieved 2018-09-27.
  3. ^ a b Weakley, Alan S. (2018), Flora of the Southern and Mid-Atlantic States, working draft of 20 August 2018, University of North Carolina Herbarium, North Carolina Botanical Garden, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill