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Marcus, Joseph A.
Diodia virginiana L.
Buttonweed, Virginia buttonweed
USDA Symbol: divi3
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Buttonweed is a member of the madder family (family Rubiaceae) which includes herbs, shrubs, and trees, with flowers borne in a branched cluster.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
AL , AR , CT , DE , FL , GA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MD , MO , MS , NC , NJ , OH , OK , PA , SC , TN , TX , VA , WV USDA Native Status: L48(N)
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 0456
Collected Jun 6, 1987 in Bexar County by Harry CliffeNPSOT 0467
Collected Jun 27, 1987 in Bexar County by Harry CliffeNPSOT 1119
Collected Oct 12, 1994 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff