creeping yellow loosestrife, creeping Jenney

Lysimachia nummularia L.

USDA PLANTS Symbol: LYNU
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Record ID:4436011
Status:Positive
Location:Cook County, Illinois
Source:James Olech, Chicago Botanic Gardens
Project:New Invaders Watch Program
Site:Watersmeet Woods
Habitat:Floodplain
Abundance:Scattered Plants
Locality:Watersmeet Woods. Along North Branch of Chicago river. North of E Lake ave, South of Winnetka Ave, East of Wagner Ave. Wilmette Golf course is Southeast of land. New Trier HS is directly East
Comments:Moneywort/ creeping Jenny(Lysimachia nummularia) is located in scattered patches along the West bank of the Chicago River North Branch. populations seem to stop around the split of the Skokie river
Area Infested:10 Acres
Gross Area:180 Acres
Coordinates:42.08226, -87.77857
NADatum:WGS84
Ownership:County Government
Ownership:public
phenology:Mature
Identified by:Jim Olech
Canopy Cover:Moderate
Identification Credibility:Credible
Observation DateJune 23, 2015
Date EnteredJanuary 8, 2016
Validator: Chris Evans
Validation Date::April 5, 2017
Verification Method: Bulk Verified
Population Size: 2-10
Source Type: Web Report
Bugwood Center Developed by The University of Georgia - Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Last updated on Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 01:34 PM