Rotala ramosior (L.) Koehne
Family: Lythraceae
lowland rotala,  more...
[Ammannia catholica Cham. & Schltdl.,  more]
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Scott A. Milburn  
Etymology: Rotala: diminutive of roto for "wheel," referring to whorled leaves of original species
Plants: erect or drooping, annual, 4"-16" tall forb, hairless, often with many branches; stems weak, trailing or erect, often reddish
Leaves: opposite or whorled
Flowers: pinkish to white, tiny, 4 -5-parted, petals fall off very early; triangular appendages, about the same size as the sepals, alternate with them; solitary in the leaf axils
Habitat: wet; in muddy soil
Conservation Status: Native
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Emmet J. Judziewicz  
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Jason J. Husveth  
Rotala ramosior image
Emmet J. Judziewicz  
Rotala ramosior image
Emmet J. Judziewicz  
Rotala ramosior image
Emmet J. Judziewicz  
Rotala ramosior image
Jason J. Husveth  
Rotala ramosior image
Rotala ramosior image
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