Patagonia Wildflowers
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purple queen
Tradescantia pallida
Tradescantia pallida
purple queen Dayflower/Spiderwort
Tradescantia pallida Commelinaceae
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English common name
  •purple queen
Spanish common names
  •amor de hombre
  •pollo morado
accepted scientific name
  •Tradescantia pallida (Rose) D.R. Hunt
rules for finding collection records
  Tradescantia pallida (573)
family name
  • Commelinaceae
Image Author: ©2007 Jason Hollinger
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Three petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is about 1.0 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (48%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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Native Plant Status
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