Lythrum salicaria

Lythrum salicaria-- Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants

Lythrum salicaria

Not Present in Florida

purple loosestrife

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This species is on the FL DACS Prohibited Aquatic Plant List – 5B-64.011. According to Florida Statute 369.25, “No person shall import, transport, cultivate, collect, sell, or possess any noxious aquatic plant listed on the prohibited aquatic plant list established by the department without a permit issued by the department.” See 5B-64.011 for more information.



 

    Purple loosestrife is in most U.S. states, but not recorded in Florida.