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Burmannia biflora (Northern bluethread)
Cressler, Alan

Burmannia biflora

Burmannia biflora L.

Northern Bluethread

Burmanniaceae (Burmannia Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: BUBI

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

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: To about 7 inches in height.
Size Class: 0-1 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow , Purple , Violet
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct
Bloom Notes: Flowers are lavender to violet to purple, sometimes nearly white, with showy yellow stamens.

Distribution

USA: AL , FL , GA , LA , MS , NC , SC , TX , VA

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: OBL OBL OBL
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.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Burmannia biflora in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Burmannia biflora in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Burmannia biflora

Metadata

Record Modified: 2015-08-12
Research By: JAM

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