Swaziland's Alien Plants Database

Phyla nodiflora (L.) Greene var. nodiflora 
lippia, fogfruit, carpet weed, mat-grass
Unknown, Potential minor problem species
Growth Form: Herb
Plant Description: Spreading perennial, rooting at the nodes, flowering stems ascending to 20cm high. The toothed, spoon-shaped leaves are covered with hairs, making them appear grey-green. Pink or white flowers in rounded spikes. Sandy & silty clay soils. Wetlands, lake margins.
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Brother Alfred Brousseau @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database


USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. Illustrated flora of the northern states and Canada.

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