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flor de Santa Lucía
Gomphrena perennis
flor de Santa Lucía Atriplex/Chenopodium
Gomphrena perennis Amaranthaceae
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Spanish common names
  •flor de Santa Lucía
  •malva blanca
  •violeta silvestre
  •flor de la oración
accepted scientific name
  •Gomphrena perennis L.
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  •Gomphrena perennis (151)
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Image Author: ©2010 Andrés González
Image License: public domain
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.25 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of August thru 2nd week of June

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Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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