favicon Wildflower Identification Website.        Search for wildflowers by location, color, shape and time.       Click here for Instructions.       Login
Search Results
Boerhavia purpurascens
purple spiderling Verbena/Four-o'clock
Boerhavia purpurascens Nyctaginaceae
--more--
common name
  purple spiderling
accepted scientific name
  Boerhavia purpurascens A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Boerhavia purpurascens (200)
family name
  Nyctaginaceae
Image Author: ©2006 Patrick Alexander
Image License: CC BY-NC-ND
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.15 inches
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed 3rd week of July thru end of October

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
eFloras.org
SEINet (6)
USDA PLANTS profile
Lady Bird Johnson
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (19)
Gila Wilderness (6)
New Mexico Flora (3)
Chihuahuan D. Gardens (5)
base map where plant found
mag select

Forest
Desert
Rocky
Riparian
Grassland
Disturbed
Brush
Sand
Native Plant Status
native status map native status map native status map native status map
native Native
native Not Present

grid lines base