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Tradescantia occidentalis
spiderwort Dayflower/Spiderwort
Tradescantia occidentalis Commelinaceae
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common names
  spiderwort
  prairie spiderwort
accepted scientific name
  Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth
rules for finding collection records
  Tradescantia occidentalis (1754)
  Tradescantia scopulorum (24)
family name
  Commelinaceae
Image Author: ©2010 Jerry Oldenettel
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Three petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is .5 to 1.3 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of March thru end of September

How Likely at this Location (43%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
base map where plant found

Sand
Grassland
Riparian
Forest
Desert
Disturbed
Rocky
grid lines base