Veronica anagallis-aquatica Water Speedwell
PERENNIAL. The slightly irregular four-petaled flowers, with
the lower petal smaller than the other three, are characteristic of genus
Smooth, opposite, sessile, clasping leaves identify this species.
A summer riparian wildlflower; grows in sand near running water.
In the Empires, rare in Davidson Canyon and its larger tributaries.
FAMILY: Plantaginaceae (Plantain Family)