Selected Herbarium Specimen Details (15) Download

Family Name:Commelinaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Commelina communis L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Reddington Beach; just S of 164th Avenue, E of Town Park and Gulf Boulevard.
Description:Flowers large, open in mid-afternoon of sunny day, 2 petals bright blue, spathe free to base; 1 plant, erect clump. 
Habitat:Weedy wet soil by firestation dumpster.
Reproductive State:Fertile
Collector:J. Beckner 2687
  with B. Chambers
Date:16 Aug 1988
Accession No:198060
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Family Name:Commelinaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Commelina communis L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Walton Co.: 4.5 mi. S of Freeport.
Description:Spontaneous; spathes open, only 2 petals blue. 
Habitat:Garden.
Reproductive State:Fertile
Collector:H. A. Davis 16329
  with Mrs. H.A. Davis
Date:21 Jun 1975
Accession No:206541
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Family Name:Commelinaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Commelina communis L. - Determined By: L. C. Anderson
Locality:USA. Florida. Calhoun Co.: Blountstown; River Road landing at river, building lawn on W. 30º 25’ 25” N 85º 1’ 56” W
Description:Locally infrequent, prostrate succulent herb to 6 cm; spathe with margins free to the base; flowers with 2 small blue and 1 smaller white petal. 
Habitat:Grassy mowed lawn at forest edge.
Reproductive State:Fertile
Collector:T. MacClendon 1421
  with K. MacClendon
Date:15 May 2015
Accession No:281909
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Family Name:Commelinaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Commelina communis L. - Determined By: R. B. Faden, Nov 1983
Determination History: Commelina diffusa Burm. f.
Locality:USA. Louisiana. Union Par.: Along C-6670, ca. 1.7 mi. E of Laran.
Description:Infrequent; blue flowers. 
Habitat:Disturbed area in pine forest.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:C. M. Allen 8840
  with K. Vincent
Date:03 Jun 1979
Accession No:153828
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Family Name:Commelinaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Commelina communis L. - Determined By: R. B. Faden, Nov 1983
Determination History: Commelina communis L.
Locality:USA. Mississippi. Marshall Co.: Little Spring Creek floodplain, 5 mi. S of Waterford.
Description:Frequent. 
Habitat:Along ditch near wood; bottomland hardwood cover, sandy alluvial soil.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:J. D. Ray, Jr. 6851
Date:12 Jul 1956
Accession No:19906
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Family Name:Commelinaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Commelina communis L. - Determined By: R. B. Faden, Nov 1983
Determination History: Commelina communis L.
Locality:USA. North Carolina. Wayne Co.: Roadside near NC 102, 4 mi. NW of Dobbersville.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:A. E. Radford 31469
Date:24 Oct 1957
Accession No:14737
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Family Name:Commelinaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Commelina communis L. - Determined By: R. B. Faden, Nov 1983
Determination History: Commelina communis L.
Locality:USA. South Carolina. Kershaw Co.: Chestnut Ferry Road, 1 mi. N of US 1, W of Camden; roadside.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:D. W. Crewz 972
  with J. M. Crewz
Date:05 Jun 1977
Accession No:130907
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Family Name:Commelinaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Commelina communis L. - Determined By: R. B. Faden, Nov 1983
Determination History: Commelina communis L.
Locality:USA. Georgia. Dawson Co.: Along Chestatee River ca. 2 mi. S of Lumpkin County line; Piedmont Province.
Description:Two petals purple, the third small and hyaline. 
Habitat:Edge of woods around implement barn in bottomland.
Reproductive State:Flower
Elevation:1050 ft
Collector:W. H. Duncan 19232
  with W. P. Adams
Date:27 Jul 1955
Accession No:161772
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Family Name:Commelinaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Commelina communis L. - Determined By: R. B. Faden, Nov 1983
Determination History: Commelina communis L.
Locality:USA. Tennessee. Cocke Co.: From the roadside of a US 411 sideroad 6 mi. NE of Newport.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:P. Genelle 3012
  with G. Fleming
Date:31 Jul 1977
Accession No:283655
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Family Name:Commelinaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Commelina communis L.
Locality:USA. Tennessee. Macon Co.: Along Long Creek; Long Creek Road; ca. 8.0 mi. N of Lafayette.
Reproductive State:Fertile
Collector:V. E. McNeilus 99-885
Date:12 Sep 1999
Accession No:265890
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Family Name:Commelinaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Commelina communis L.
Locality:USA. Georgia. Cobb Co.: "Marsilea Pond" W of Austel, off Garret Road and US 6.
Habitat:Roadside drainage at creekside in residential area bordering pond; floodplain of creek with Microstegium vimineum, Polygonum caespitosum.
Reproductive State:Fertile
Collector:J. Cruse-Sanders 135
  with D. Giannasi, L. Kruse, M. Morgan
Date:22 Sep 2001
Accession No:256915
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Family Name:Commelinaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Commelina communis L.
Locality:USA. Tennessee. Sevier Co.: New Found Gap, along US 441, 12 mi. S of Gatlinburg.
Reproductive State:Fertile
Elevation:4800 ft
Collector:R. P. Sauleda 4555
  with D. K. Sauleda
Date:17 Sep 1980
Accession No:176053
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Family Name:Commelinaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Commelina communis L. - Determined By: S. R. Hill, 2003
Locality:USA. Illinois. Champaign Co.: Private residence, with research gardens; 1411 Winding Lane, Champaign; Thomasboro 7.5' quadrangle. T19N, R8E, Sec. 1, SE¼, NE¼, SE¼, SW¼. 40º 7’ 47” N 88º 14’ 55” W
Description:Common weed; wide-spreading, annual, with adventitious roots, stems to 1 m long, somewhat fleshy, bract not fused; fruit green, most mature. 
Habitat:Gardens, particulary in sandy soil.
Reproductive State:Fertile
Elevation:757 ft
Collector:S. R. Hill 35437
Date:31 Aug 2003
Accession No:270679
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Family Name:Commelinaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Commelina communis L. - Determined By: R. B. Faden, Nov 1983
Determination History: Commelina communis L.
Locality:USA. North Carolina. Orange Co.: Chapel Hill.
Habitat:Waste place.
Reproductive State:Fertile
Collector:A. E. Radford 45112
Date:31 Aug 1966
Accession No:78384
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Family Name:Commelinaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Commelina communis L. - Determined By: S. R. Hill, Sep 1989
Locality:USA. South Carolina. Pickens Co.: 136 Cedar Creek Circle, Central.
Description:Flowers blue; occasional garden wood. 
Habitat:Back gardens.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:S. R. Hill 20637
Date:28 May 1989
Accession No:204563
Image:204563.jpg

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