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claw vine
Dolichandra unguis-cati
Dolichandra unguis-cati
claw vine Bignonias
Dolichandra unguis-cati Bignoniaceae
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English common names
  •claw vine
  •catclaw vine
Spanish common name
  •uña de gato
accepted scientific name
  •Dolichandra unguis-cati (L.) L.G.Lohmann
rules for finding collection records
  •Macfadyena unguis-cati (242)
  •Dolichandra unguis-cati (323)
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Image Author: ©1998 Forest And Kim Starr
Image License: CC BY
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Category: Woody Vines
Flowers: Five petals, Tubular shaped flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 1.6 to 2.0 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Compound
Plant Observed last week of August thru 2nd week of June
Native to Central and South America.

How Likely at this Location (72%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (72%)
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