Hydrocotyle americana
(Marsh Pennywort)

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Facts About this Plant:

    Common Names: Marsh Pennywort, American Marsh Pennywort, Water Pennywort, American Water Pennywort
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 3 - 7
    Type: Forb
    Bloom Time: April - August
    Status: Native

Hydrocotyle americana, or Marsh Pennywort, is native to the northeastern United States, the Great Lakes area, and into the Appalachian Mountains. It is a perennial that grows in moist places like marshes, swamps, bottomland forests and seeps. It blooms in late spring into mid summer with small green flowers.

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