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Connecticut Plants
False Mermaid
Floerkea proserpinacoides Willd.

False mermaid is endangered in Connecticut.

  • Family: false mermaid family (Limnanthaceae)
  • Habitat: marshes, streams, wet open woods
  • Height: 4-12 inches
  • Flower size: 1/8 inch across
  • Flower color: white
  • Flowering time: April to June
  • Origin: native
Floerkea proserpinacoides Willd.
Floerkea proserpinacoides Willd.