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wild petunia
Ruellia nudiflora
wild petunia Acanthus Family
Ruellia nudiflora Acanthaceae
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common names
  wild petunia
  violet wild petunia
accepted scientific name
  Ruellia nudiflora (Engelm. & A. Gray) Urb.
rules for finding collection records
  Ruellia nudiflora (1421)
  Ruellia runyonii (47)
  Ruellia tuberosa (29)
  exclude Ruellia nudiflora occidentalis
  exclude Ruellia nudiflora yucatana
family name
  Acanthaceae
Image Author: ©2011 Thomas Van Devender, downloaded from SEINet
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is 0.8 to 1.5 inches
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed 3rd week of March thru 1st week of December

How Likely at this Location (30%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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