Ludwigia longifolia

Family Onagraceae

Species Profile

Species classification Invasive [NSW's Noxious Weeds]
Common namesLong-leaf Water Primrose, Long-leaf Willow Primrose, Long-leaved Willow Primrose, Longleaf Ludwigia, Longleaf Primrose Willow, Longleaf Willow Primrose
SynonymsJussiaea longifolia DC.; Jussiaea peruviana var. longifolia (DC.) H.Lév.
Growth formAquatic, Shrub
Seed dispersal morphologyInformation unavailable
Maximum height (m)3
Capable of vegetative reproductionYes
Native rangeSouth America
Exotic range (Australia)QLD, NSW
Exotic range (other)North America
Habitat types (exotic)Water bodies, Wetlands, Riparian systems
Soil type (exotic)Sandy, Silt, Aquatic
Decade of introduction1980

Rating [?]

Climate scenario Australia ACT NSW NT QLD SA TAS VIC WA
Current climate 3003602224612
RCP 8.5 2050 300380241041212
RCP 8.5 2070 300380221210126

Maps of Habitat Suitability & Recorded Occurrences

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Current suitable habitat

2050 suitable habitat
(RCP 8.5)

2070 suitable habitat
(RCP 8.5)

Recorded occurrences

Recorded occurrences


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Further Information