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Boerhavia torreyana
creeping spiderling Verbena/Four-o'clock
Boerhavia torreyana Nyctaginaceae
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common name
  creeping spiderling
accepted scientific name
  Boerhavia torreyana (S. Watson) Standl.
rules for finding collection records
  Boerhavia torreyana (108)
family name
  Nyctaginaceae
Image Author: ©2008 Russ Kleinman, Western New Mexico University Department of Natural Sciences and the Dale A. Zimmerman Herbarium
Image License: They are free for you to use as you wish.
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about .1 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of July thru 1st week of November
Native but a lawn weed

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
eFloras.org
SEINet (3)
USDA PLANTS profile
Links to Plant Photos
Gila Wilderness (5)
New Mexico Flora (3)
Cal Photos (2)
base map where plant found

Desert
Sand
Disturbed
Grassland
Riparian
grid lines base