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sandmyrtle
Kalmia buxifolia
sandmyrtle Heather Family
Kalmia buxifolia Ericaceae
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common name
  sandmyrtle
accepted scientific name
  Kalmia buxifolia (P.J. Bergius) Gift & Kron
rules for finding collection records
  Kalmia buxifolia (335)
  Leiophyllum buxifolium (402)
  Leiophyllum lyonii (6)
family name
  Ericaceae
Image Author: ©2010 "BlueRidgeKitties"
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.3 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Opposite
Plant Observed beginning of March thru 3rd week of November

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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Forest
Sand
Riparian
Disturbed
Rocky
Wetland
Cliff
Brush
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