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mountain ebony
Bauhinia variegata
Bauhinia variegata
mountain ebony Pea Family
Bauhinia variegata Fabaceae
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common names
  mountain ebony
  butterfly tree
  orchid tree
  purple orchid tree
accepted scientific name
  Bauhinia variegata L.
rules for finding collection records
  Bauhinia variegata (187)
family name
  Fabaceae
Image Author: ©2007 Christoph Diewald
Image License: CC BY-NC-ND
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Category: Shrubs, Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is 3.1 to 4.7 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Compound
Plant Observed 2nd week of October thru end of July

How Likely at this Location (100.0%)
Plant Showiness (90%)
Overall Match (100%)
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Disturbed
Riparian
Forest
Grassland
Native Plant Status
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native Not Native
native Not Present