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Ruellia caroliniensis ssp. ciliosa var. cinerascens (Carolina wild petunia)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Ruellia caroliniensis ssp. ciliosa var. cinerascens

Ruellia caroliniensis (J.F. Gmel.) Steud. ssp. ciliosa (Pursh) R.W. Long var. cinerascens (Fernald) Kartesz & Gandhi

Carolina Wild Petunia

Acanthaceae (Acanthus Family)

Synonym(s): Ruellia ciliosa, Ruellia ciliosa var. cinerascens, Ruellia humilis

USDA Symbol: RUCAC5

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White

Distribution

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

Additional resources

USDA: Find Ruellia caroliniensis ssp. ciliosa var. cinerascens in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Ruellia caroliniensis ssp. ciliosa var. cinerascens in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Ruellia caroliniensis ssp. ciliosa var. cinerascens

Metadata

Record Modified: 2007-07-04
Research By: TWC Staff

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