climbing dayflower

Commelina diffusa

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Commelina diffusa, sometimes known as the climbing dayflower or spreading dayflower, is a pantropical herbaceous plant in the dayflower family. It has been introduced to the southeastern United States where it is most common in wet disturbed soils. There are two recognised varieties, one being the type and the other being C. diffusa var. gigas, which is native to Asia and has been introduced to Florida. It flowers from spring to fall and is most common...

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  1. (c) Jaguar Viviendo Selva, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://conabio.inaturalist.org/photos/3679818
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Commelina_diffusa

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