Menodora heterophylla

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Scientific Name Menodora heterophylla USDA PLANTS Symbol
Common Name Redbud, Low Menodora ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
Family Oleaceae (Olive) Wildflower Center Ref.
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Description Small, reclining to semi-erect perennial, 2 to 10 inches tall; opposite leaves about 1 inch long, crowded on the stem; prior to opening, flower buds are bright red, pale yellow after opening, 1/2 to 3/4-inch across with red streaks on backs of petals. Descr. excerpt from "Wildflowers of Texas Hill Country" by Marshall Enquist. Texas Status

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