Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Read more about Common Water-purslane at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Malvids: Myrtales
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Common Water-purslane, Marsh Purslane, Marsh Seedbox
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Gill Newberry gn10_l_palustris
Reddish stems and ovate leaves up to 1" on long petioles, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.
Gill Newberry gn10_ludwigia_palustris
This species prostrate or floating. Minute flowers sessile in the axils, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.