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Condalia viridis (Green snakewood)
Nugent, Louis R

Condalia viridis

Condalia viridis I.M. Johnst.

Green Snakewood, Green Condalia

Rhamnaceae (Buckthorn Family)


USDA Symbol: COVI8

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub
Leaf Retention: Evergreen
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Fruit Type: Drupe

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug



Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Sun
Heat Tolerant: yes

Butterflies and Moths of North America (BAMONA)

Mexican agapema
(Agapema anona)

Adult Food Source
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Bibref 1186 - Field Guide to Moths of Eastern North America (2005) Covell, C.V., Jr.
Bibref 1185 - Field Guide to Western Butterflies (Peterson Field Guides) (1999) Opler, P.A. and A.B. Wright

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Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2013-07-12
Research By: TWC Staff

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