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Stylisma patens (Coastal plain dawnflower)
Cressler, Alan

Stylisma patens

Stylisma patens (Desr.) Myint

Coastal Plain Dawnflower

Convolvulaceae (Morning-glory Family)


USDA Symbol: STPA8

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Vine
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Prostrate vine. Stems up to about 6 feet long.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov


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

Web Reference

Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2023-02-28
Research By: Joseph A. Marcus

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