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Lythrum portula
spatula-leaf loosestrife Loosestrife Family
Lythrum portula Lythraceae
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English common name
  •spatula-leaf loosestrife
Spanish common names
  •péplide
  •romerillo rojo
accepted scientific name
  •Lythrum portula (L.) D.A. Webb
rules for finding collection records
  •Lythrum portula (2)
family name
  •Lythraceae
Image Author: ©2011 Paul Slichter
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed second week of November thru third week of April

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (19)
Paul Slichter (12)
WTU Herbarium (9)
SIB-Aysén (1)
base map where plant found

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