Lythrum hyssopifolia L.
  • Sp. Pl.
  • Salcerella con foglie d'issopo


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Lythrum hyssopifolia L. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000366897. Accessed on: 18 Sep 2021'

General Information

"Pale green annual 1–6 dm; stem 4-angled; lvs linear to narrowly oblong, mostly alternate, 1–2 cm, a few often elliptic and to 6 mm wide; fls pale purple to white, sessile, solitary or paired; hypanthium half as long as the subtending lf; stamens and pet 4–6, the pet cuneate, 2–3 mm; 2n=20. Mostly in wet soil, especially around salt-marshes; Me. to N.J. and e. Pa.; s. O.; also on the Pacific coast, in S. Amer., and widely distributed in the Old World. June–Sept."

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    Morphology

    5–50 cm hoch, mit bogig aufsteigenden Ästen, kahl. Blätter schmal-lanzettlich, bis 2,5 cm lang, sitzend, meist alle wechselständig, nach oben allmählich grösser werdend. Blüten einzeln oder zu 2 in Blattwinkeln, 1–2 mm lang gestielt, über

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    Subwoody, sometimes decumbent herb, up to 500 mm tall. Stems 4-angled and strongly winged. Leaves alternate, sessile, narrowly oblong to oblong-elliptic. Flowers solitary, axillary, nearly sessile; calyx 6-lobed. Flowers pink or light purple, sometimes pale yellow at base.

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    Ecology

    6–9. Feuchte Äcker, Teiche und Gräben, an zeitweise überschwemmten Orten, kollin. M, JN.

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    Habitat

    Moist places, often where soil is disturbed, e.g. roadsides and in water canals.

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    Distribution Map

     
    • Native distribution
    Found in
    • Southern America Brazil Rio Grande do Sul

    Other Local Names

    NameLanguageCountry
    Salcerella con foglie d'issopoItalianCH
    Salicaire à feuilles d'hysopeFrenchCH
    Ysopblättriger WeiderichGermanCH

      Bibliography

    • 1 "Gleason, Henry A. & Cronquist, Arthur J. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. lxxv + 910 pp."
    • 2 Flora Helvetica, Illustrierte Flora der Schweiz. K. Lauber, G. Wagner, A. Gygax, Haupt Verlag, 2018. ISBN-978-3-258-08047-5
    • 3 Herman, PPJ; Retief, E. 1997. Plants of thenorthern provinces of South Africa: keys and diagnostic characters. Strelitzia 6: 1 - 681. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • 4 Sp. Pl.

     Information From

    e-Flora of South Africa
    e-Flora of South Africa. v1.21. 2018. South African National Biodiversity Institute. http://ipt.sanbi.org.za/iptsanbi/resource?r=flora_descriptions&v=1.21
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    Brazilian Flora 2020 project - Projeto Flora do Brasil 2020
    http://floradobrasil.jbrj.gov.br
    Brazil Flora G (2014): Brazilian Flora 2020 project - Projeto Flora do Brasil 2020. v393.147. Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro. Dataset/Checklist. doi:10.15468/1mtkaw
    • B Group Brazil Flora, REFLORA Program
    Flora Helvetica – Illustrierte Flora der Schweiz
    http://www.flora-helvetica.ch
    Flora Helvetica – Illustrierte Flora der Schweiz, Konrad Lauber, Gerhart Wagner, Andreas Gygax. Haupt Verlag 2018.
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    International Union for Conservation of Nature v.3
    https://www.iucnredlist.org/
    IUCN 2019. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2019-1.
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    International Union for Conservation of Nature
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    IUCN 2016. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016-2
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    Lythraceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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