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San Antonio River Authority
Commelina virginica L.
Synonym(s): Commelina deficiens, Commelina longifolia
USDA Symbol: COVI3
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Blue
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct
, WV Native Habitat:
Wet places, especially swamps, river and stream banks, ditches, and bottomlands.
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun , Part Shade , Shade
Soil Moisture: Moist , Wet
National Wetland Indicator Status
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Pineywoods Native Plant Center
- Nacogdoches, TX
Herbarium Specimen(s)NPSOT 0912
Collected Aug 2, 1994 in Bexar County by Mike Fox
Record Last Modified: 2012-07-02
Research By: DEW