Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Bacopa monnieri (Linnaeus) Pennell. Brahmi, Indian-pennywort, Herb-of-grace, Monnier's Water-hyssop. Phen: Apr-Sep. Hab: Freshwater tidal marshes, muddy shores, streams and pools. Dist: E. MD and e. VA south to s. FL, west to c. TX, and in the West Indies and the New World subtropics and tropics; also Old World tropics and subtropics.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = Ar, Bah, C, F, Fl6, FNA17, G, GW2, K1, K3, K4, NcTx, RAB, Tx, Va, WH3; = Bramia monnieri – S, Pennell (1935)

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image of plant© Aidan Campos source | Original Image ⭷
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