Texas Star (Sabatia campestris)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Mauve
Pink
White
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer

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Location: My gardenDate: 2018-06-06
By piksihk
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Location: north central Texas (Eastland county)Date: 2016-06-12
By needrain
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Location: north central Texas (Eastland county)Date: 2016-06-12
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Location: ILDate: 2017-07-27
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Location: Pappy Elkins Park.Date: Spring 2010Close up of individual flower.
By frostweed
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Location: I 45 outer road, halfway twix Houston & DallasDate: 2014-05-20
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Location: ILDate: 2017-07-27
By molanic
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Plant Events from our members
piksihk On June 6, 2018 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
pulled up plant - 3 seed pods
piksihk On April 18, 2018 Bloomed
Round bed - surprised plant - gift from birds?
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
native Texas plant? by needrain Jun 13, 2016 3:08 PM 8
Id help needed, please by Bunilla May 12, 2016 10:51 AM 6
Backyard wildflowers by Jon777 Aug 8, 2016 4:25 PM 84
Plant Identification by ambermac Mar 23, 2016 12:08 PM 4
Some I know and some I don't! by wildflowers Jul 12, 2014 11:15 AM 6
Gentian family - Family Gentianaceae by Justin Sep 7, 2012 10:18 AM 0
Galveston Island plant #2 by Horntoad Sep 7, 2012 3:28 PM 14
Rose Gentian by wildflowers Jun 18, 2010 1:57 PM 3

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