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Ludwigia peploides ssp peploides - Water Primrose

Ludwigia peploides grows in the water or on the margins of streams, lakes, and ponds. Ludwigia peploides ssp peploides stays low and spreading. The Water Primrose can be spectacularly successful with the right conditions. The Water Primrose has beautiful flowers through Spring through Fall. Ludwigia peploides is native to California and is widespread through the waterways of the US and beyond. If Ludwigia peploides is not native to your area care should be taken to make sure this plant does not escape.

Ludwigia peploides, Water Primrose

Yellow flower and foliage of Ludwigia peploides ssp peploides - Water Primrose. High resolution photos are part of our garden image collection.