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false dayflower
Tinantia anomala
Tinantia anomala
false dayflower Dayflower/Spiderwort
Tinantia anomala Commelinaceae
common names
  false dayflower
accepted scientific name
  Tinantia anomala (Torr.) C.B. Clarke
rules for finding collection records
  Tinantia anomala (957)
  Commelinantia anomala (44)
  Tradescantia anomala (2)
family name
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Two petals, Three petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 0.8 to 1.1 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of February thru 2nd week of June

Plant Showiness (63%)
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Native Plant Status
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native Native
native Not Present