New York Metropolitan Flora

Diodia virginiana L. - Virginia Buttonweed

Native?

By Science Staff

Not peer reviewed

Last Modified 11/30/2012

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Common Names

Virginia Buttonweed

General Discussion

This southeastern species has previously been reported as ranging as far north as southern New Jersey; but outliers have been reported from Monmouth Co., NJ, and New Haven Co., CT. It may eventually be confirmed in our area, but no specimens have yet been seen.