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cardinal's feather
Acalypha radians
Acalypha radians
cardinal's feather Spurge Family
Acalypha radians Euphorbiaceae
common names
  cardinal's feather
  palmate copperleaf
accepted scientific name
  Acalypha radians Torr.
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  Acalypha radians (289)
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Spike cluster of flowers
Petal colors: color color color color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed beginning of March thru end of November

Plant Showiness (27%)
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W.R.Carr (3)
SEINet (1)
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