Ludwigia alternifolia, Seedbox



L. alternifolia is a beautiful, small-flowered member of the primrose family is a great wildflower for wet areas in your garden or areas in your pasture that tend to stay fairly wet throughout the year. Due to its structure, the flowers are mostly visited by bees, wasps, and flies.

  • Listing ID: 3867
  • Soil Moisture: 1-5 (dry to wet): 3-5
  • Stratification: 60 days cold moist stratification required
  • Bloom Time: June-August
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Sunlight Exposure: Partial shade to full sun
  • Family: Onagraceae (Evening Primrose Family)
  • Latin Name: Ludwigia alternifolia
  • Common Name: Seedbox
  • Eco-Region: 251