Data mode


Sign up

Copy permalink to share

Micranthemum umbrosum (J.F. Gmelin) Blake. Shade Mudflower. Phen: May-Oct. Hab: Shallow pools, stagnant streams, wet depressions in swamp forests. Dist: Se. VA south to FL, west to TX, and south into tropical America (Mexico, Central America, West Indies, e. South America).

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Synonymy: = C, F, FNA17, G, GW2, K1, K3, K4, Mex, RAB, Va, WH3, Pennell (1935); = Globifera umbrosa J.F.Gmel. – S; = Micranthemum umbros – Fl6, orthographic variant

Show in key(s)

Show parent genus

Wetland Indicator Status:

  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: OBL
  • Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: OBL
  • Great Plains: OBL

Heliophily: 5

Your browser does not support SVGs

Hover over a shape, letter, icon, or arrow on the map for definition or see the legend.

image of plant© Sonnia Hill | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Radford, Ahles and Bell | Original Image ⭷


See something wrong or missing on about Micranthemum umbrosum? Let us know here: (Please include your name and email if at all complicated so we can clarify if needed.)

Cite as...