Patagonia Wildflowers
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baby jump-up
Mecardonia procumbens
Mecardonia procumbens
baby jump-up Plantain Family
Mecardonia procumbens Plantaginaceae
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English common names
  •baby jump-up
  •baby jumpup
Spanish common name
  •hierba de la culebra
accepted scientific name
  •Mecardonia procumbens (Mill.) Small
rules for finding collection records
  •Bacopa procumbens (0)
  •Mecardonia procumbens (136)
  •Mecardonia vandellioides (0)
family name
  • Plantaginaceae
Image Author: ©2005 Patrick Alexander
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals, Irregularly shaped flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.12 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of June thru 2nd week of April

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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