Patagonia Wildflowers
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frog fruit
Phyla nodiflora
Phyla nodiflora
frog fruit Verbena Family
Phyla nodiflora Verbenaceae
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English common names
  •frog fruit
  •sawtooth fogfruit
  •turkey tangle
Spanish common names
  •hierba de la virgen María
accepted scientific name
  •Phyla nodiflora (L.) Greene
rules for finding collection records
  •Phyla nodiflora (612)
  •Phyla canescens (22)
family name
  • Verbenaceae
Image Author: ©2016 Steve R. Turner, MBG
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Irregularly shaped flowers
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.1 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of October thru 2nd week of May

How Likely at this Location (82%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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