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Alysicarpus ovalifolius

False moneywort (Alysicarpus ovalifolius) is a non-native landscape weed indigenous to tropical Asia. Other species in the genus are grown as pasture plants for livestock or for hay.

  • Scientific Name: Alysicarpus ovalifolius
  • Common Name: False moneywort
  • Seasonality: Warm
  • Soil Type: Wet to dry
  • Toxicity: Non-toxic
  • Plant Growth: Annual, spreading herb
  • Alyceclover - Summer Annual Legume

Photos of Alysicarpus ovalifolius