Dayflower (Commelina)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Blue
Lavender
Pink
White
Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"

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Location: Fountain, Florida
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Location: Atlantic Rainforest, Paraty, Brazil
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Location: Atlantic Rainforest, Paraty, BrazilDate: 2015-01-12
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Location: Atlantic Rainforest, Paraty, BrazilDate: 2015-01-12
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Location: Atlantic Rainforest, Paraty, BrazilDate: 2015-01-12
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Not C. communis by purpleinopp Jul 17, 2016 12:00 PM 4
Doubt C. communis by purpleinopp Mar 13, 2017 11:38 AM 7
Not C. erecta by purpleinopp Jul 19, 2017 6:44 PM 3
Comelina by Horntoad Nov 21, 2019 4:40 PM 2
Carnivorous Bromeliads by parke123 Aug 25, 2019 1:19 AM 5
Weed or ? (Part I) by Hamwild Jun 16, 2019 1:46 PM 8
Monocot by leena_2802 Jun 12, 2019 12:19 AM 2
Commelinaceae for a Private Hobbiest (Sell, Trade, and donate). by LinusdeLeon Dec 11, 2018 12:47 AM 2
Plant Identification by Nicxr Oct 5, 2018 4:05 PM 3
Creeping ground cover by Ignotzle Aug 31, 2018 9:42 AM 14
What is name of the plant? by gardenliu Sep 29, 2018 10:33 PM 28
Blue touch me not by churchlsw Aug 12, 2018 9:17 AM 2
Collecting seeds from Dayflower/Widow's Tears by chris1948 Mar 27, 2018 2:47 PM 6

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