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Heimia salicifolia
shrubby yellowcrest Loosestrife Family
Heimia salicifolia Lythraceae
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English common name
  •shrubby yellowcrest
Spanish common names
  •sinichuiche
  •hachinal
common names
  •erva-da-vida (Brazil)
  •abre-sol (Brazil)
  •vassourinha (Brazil)
accepted scientific name
  •Heimia salicifolia Link
rules for finding collection records
  •Heimia salicifolia (102)
family name
  •Lythraceae
Image Author: ©2010 Daniel Dutra Saraiva, Flora Digital
Image License: Non-commercial with attribution
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Category: Wildflowers, Shrubs
Flowers: Five petals, Six petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of September thru first week of May

How Likely at this Location (41%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
Weeds of Mexico (6)
Wikimedia Commons (4)
Flora Uruguay (2)
Flora Digital (1)
base map where plant found
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