WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: SOUTHEASTERN PRIMROSEWILLOW (Ludwigia linifolia)
Likes it moist. It appears in the margin of my pond.
Larval host for Banded Sphinx Moth (Eumorpha fasciatus)
There are 27 Florida Native varieties of Ludwigia spp. according to ISB Atlas.
There also is one (L. peruviana) that is a category I INVASIVE according to FLEPPC