Connecticut Plants

Mudwort is rare in Connecticut; it is classified by the state as a species of special concern.

  • Synonyms: Limosella subulata
  • Family: figwort (Scrophulariaceae)
  • Habitat: tidal mudflats, muddy or sandy shores
  • Height: 1-2 inches
  • Flower size: 1/8 inch across
  • Flower color: white
  • Flowering time: July to October
  • Origin: native
Limosella australis R. Br.
Limosella australis R. Br.