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Dayflower

Dayflower

(Science: botany) a genus consisting mostly of tropical perennial herbs (Commelina), having ephemeral flowers.


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Pretty Blue FLower, what is it?

If i'm not mistaken, it's Asiatic Dayflower Commelina communis • Family: Spiderwort (Commelinaceae) • Habitat: roadsides, waste places • Height: 6-12 inches; reclining stems grow up to 3 feet long • Flower size: 1/2 inch wide • Flower color: ...

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by opuntia
Wed Oct 12, 2005 11:19 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Pretty Blue FLower, what is it?
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Thanks but I dont think thats it :)

I did a post in another forum at gardenweb.com and this was the reply. I'm pretty sure that's Asiatic Dayflower. It's very invasive here in GA - one plant comes up, and the next thing you know it's everywhere in the area. When you try to pull it, if you leave even one little ...

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by YvonneH
Fri Aug 19, 2005 5:39 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Pretty Blue FLower, what is it?
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