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Spermacoce verticillata
shrubby false buttonweed Madder Family
Spermacoce verticillata Rubiaceae
common name
  shrubby false buttonweed
accepted scientific name
  Spermacoce verticillata L.
rules for finding collection records
  Borreria verticillata (58)
  Spermacoce verticillata (119)
family name
Image Author: W. John Hayden
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals, Flowers in whorls
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 1 inch
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
Weeds of Mexico (17)
Wikimedia Commons (13)
South Florida (3)
Cal Photos (1)
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Native Plant Status
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native Not Native
native Not Present

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