Virtual museum of Canada
Collections from Storage: A Visit to our Hidden Treasures

American Water-willow
Accession number : 1995.X.785b
Scientific Name : Justicia americana
English Name : American Water-willow
French Name : Carmantine d'Amérique
Specimen Nature : herbarium sheet
Locality Description : Des Prairies River, Lachenaie (Quebec, Canada)
Date Collected : 9/7/1967

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Photo 1
At the end of the stem of this plant, spikes of small white and purple flowers appear.

Credits : Musée de la nature et des sciences, Sherbrooke

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