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coral bead plant
Nertera granadensis
Nertera granadensis
coral bead plant Madder Family
Nertera granadensis Rubiaceae
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English common names
  •coral bead plant
  •pincushion plant
Spanish common names
  •tomatillo sylvestre
accepted scientific name
  •Nertera granadensis (Mutis ex L. f.) Druce
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  •Nertera granadensis (108)
family name
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.16 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of July thru 2nd week of April

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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