EPPO Global Database

Ludwigia leptocarpa(LUDLE)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: LUDLE
  • Preferred name: Ludwigia leptocarpa
  • Authority: (Nuttall) Hara


Sénégal to Ethiopia, Côte d'Ivoire to Cameroon, Zaïre, Angola, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Madagascar, USA (east), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean (Hispaniola), South America (except southern cone)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Jussiaea leptocarpa Nuttall
Jussiaea pubescens Linnaeus
Ludwigia pubescens (Linnaeus) Hara

Common names
Name Language
willow water primrose English
clavito Spanish
clavo de agua Spanish
mimbra Spanish
palo de agua Spanish