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blue waxweed
Cuphea viscosissima
blue waxweed Loosestrife Family
Cuphea viscosissima Lythraceae
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common name
  blue waxweed
accepted scientific name
  Cuphea viscosissima Jacq.
rules for finding collection records
  Cuphea petiolata (139)
  Cuphea viscosissima (1177)
family name
  Lythraceae
Image Author: ©2008 Darel Hess, Bioimages
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Six petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is .3 to .5 inches
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed 3rd week of June thru end of October

How Likely at this Location (28%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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