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shrubby yellowcrest
Heimia salicifolia
Heimia salicifolia
shrubby yellowcrest Loosestrife Family
Heimia salicifolia Lythraceae
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English common name
  •shrubby yellowcrest
Spanish common names
  •escoba de arroyo
common names
  •erva-da-vida (Brazil)
  •abre-sol (Brazil)
  •vassourinha (Brazil)
accepted scientific name
  •Heimia salicifolia Link
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  •Heimia salicifolia (299)
family name
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Category: Wildflowers, Shrubs
Flowers: Six petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.8 to 1.4 inches
Number of petals: 5 to 7
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed last week of September thru 1st week of May

How Likely at this Location (50%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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