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Digital Herbaria

Commelina erecta

Commelina erecta L.

Dayflower, Widow's Tears, White-mouth Dayflower, Whitemouth Dayflower

Commelinaceae (Spiderwort Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), PR (N), VI (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Commelina erecta

Day Flower


Location: N of Canyon Lake, 880 Military Dr., Canyon Lake Island
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Infrequent in open, sandy areas.

Description: Trailing, sprawling plant 3' across. 1" flowers, blue.

County: Comal
Collector: Mary Beth White
Collection Date: May 27, 1992
Specimen number: 45

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0225
Accession Date: July 17, 1992
Accession Number: 16

Annotations: SCXXC Commelina erecta var. angustifolia Harry Cliffe, Dec. 16, 2002

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