FloraFinder.org
Home   About Us   Want to Help?   FAQ  
Searching   Image Use Biblio

Hydrocotyle sibthorpioides

Hydrocotyle sibthorpioides Lam.

Hydrocotyle rotundifolia Lam.

Lawn Marsh Pennywort

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassAsteridaeA large class that encompasses asters
OrderApialesIncludes carrots, celery, parsley, and ivy
FamilyAraliaceaeIvy family
GenusHydrocotyleFrom the Greek hydor, “water,” and kotyle, “a small cup”
SpeciessibthorpioidesResembling the genus Sibthorpia, which was named for Humphrey Sibthorp (1713-1797), a professor of botany at Oxford University where he only gave one lecture in thirty-seven years

About plant names...

[An article has not been written yet.]

Hydrocotyle sibthorpioides description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 18 Oct 2013.

© FloraFinder.org. All rights reserved.


 

Hydrocotyle sibthorpioides (Lawn Marsh Pennywort)

9/20/2013 · Mt. Watatic, Ashby, MA
≈ 9 × 6" (22 × 15 cm)

Hydrocotyle sibthorpioides (Lawn Marsh Pennywort)

7/14/2013 · Ball Hill Trail, Leominster State Forest, Leominster, MA
≈ 7 × 11" (18 × 28 cm)

Hydrocotyle sibthorpioides (Lawn Marsh Pennywort)

7/14/2013 · Ball Hill Trail, Leominster State Forest, Leominster, MA
≈ 7 × 9" (18 × 21 cm)

Range:

About this map...