Trailing Yellow Loosestrife (Lysimachia radicans)


Lysimachia Radicans, or more commonly know as Trailing Yellow Loosestrife, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Lysimachia. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Lysimachia Radicans or Trailing Yellow Loosestrife's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Lysimachia
  • Family: Primulaceae
  • Order: Primulales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N)
  • State T/E Status: IL (E) KY (H)
  • State T/E Common Name: IL (creeping loosestrife) KY (trailing loosestrife)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACW+ OBL
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(OBL) 2(OBL) 3(OBL) 6(FACW+)

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