Lythrum salicaria L.Non-Native
SynonymsLythrum salicaria L. var. gracilior Turcz.
Lythrum salicaria L. var. tomentosum (Mill.) DC.
Lythrum salicaria L. var. vulgare DC.
Common name(s)purple loosestrife
Conservation statusNot threatened

Found at the following sites :
Calumet Prairie
Coffee Creek
Wolf Lake peninsula
INDU Great Marsh, Cowles Wetland Complex West
Hegewisch Marsh
Hidden Prairie
Indian Ridge Marsh
Cressmoor Prairie
Marquette Pannes
Gibson Woods Nature Preserve
Samuelson Fen
Little Calumet River Prairie & Wetlands
ExxonMobil Hammond Terminal
Roxana Marsh
INDU Great Marsh, Brown Kintzele Ditch West
Kennedy-Cline West
Kennedy-Cline East
Pine Station
Tolleston Ridges

Present Absent Previous, not current
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Fungi - See list of all fungi species found at NIRMI sites

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