Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID266865
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
CountryCanada
StateONT
LocalityHalton Regional Municipality, East Flamborough Twp.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month5
Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19331
Author:Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters.
Date:2009
Title:OFAH Database All Species - 2009 Download.
Comments2.5-25 acres. Large loosestrife plants in clumps along creek bank and extending into adjacent floodplain/pond (low muddy bottom land). biocontrol
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year Classflowering


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