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Dyschoriste crenulata (Wavyleaf snakeherb)
Cliffe, Harry

Dyschoriste crenulata

Dyschoriste crenulata Kobuski

Wavyleaf Snakeherb

Acanthaceae (Acanthus Family)


USDA Symbol: dycr

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 8 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May




Bibref 293 - Manual of the Vascular Plants of Texas (1979) Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston

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Web Reference

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

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2023-03-02
Research By: DEW

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