purple loosestrife, Lythrum salicaria  (Myrtales: Lythraceae) - 1624026

purple loosestrife
Lythrum salicaria L.

Descriptor: Infestation
Description: Has spread from cultivation into wetlands where it often totally replaces communities of native plants.
Image type: Field
Image location: United States

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Name: Randy Westbrooks
Organization: U.S. Geological Survey
Country: United States

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Node Affiliation: University of Georgia

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Image uploaded on Wednesday, February 19, 2003
Image Information last updated on Friday, December 10, 2010