Phyla nodiflora

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Scientific Name Phyla nodiflora USDA PLANTS Symbol
Common Name Turkey Tangle Frog-fruit, Texas Frog-fruit ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
Family Verbenaceae (Verbena) SEINet Reference
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Description Low-growing perennial 3 to 5 inches high with creeping, prostrate stems; spatulate to oblanceolate leaves 1/2 to 1-3/4 inches long with serrated edges around upper half, smooth below; globe-like to cylindrical flower spikes 1/2 to 1 inch long with many very small white flowers with yellow centers. Descr. excerpt from "Wildflowers of the Texas Hill Country" by Marshall Enquist. Texas Status

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