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bat faced cuphea
Cuphea llavea
Cuphea llavea
bat faced cuphea Loosestrife Family
Cuphea llavea Lythraceae
common names
  bat faced cuphea
  butterfy nectar plant
accepted scientific name
  Cuphea llavea Lex.
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  Cuphea llavea (204)
family name
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Irregularly shaped flowers, Tubular shaped flowers
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 1 inch
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of May thru 3rd week of December

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
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Cal Photos (6)
Starr Environmental (3)
SEINet (2)
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