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Nemastylis geminiflora

Botanical Name: Nemastylis geminiflora (added by D. Kramb, 24-APR-04)

Botanical Synonyms:



Irid (D. Kramb, 24-APR-04)

Common Names:

Prairie pleat-leaf (D. Kramb, 19-FEB-07)

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General Description:

Small blue flowers with yellow centers. (D. Kramb, 19-FEB-07)

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Preferred Habitat:



Estimated Zone 6-9. (D. Kramb, 19-FEB-07)

Native Range:

South central USA (Texas to Alabama, north to Tennessee and Nebraska) and probably northeastern Mexico. (D. Kramb, 19-FEB-07)

Status in the Wild:


Commercial Availability:

Specialty nurseries, and seed exchanges (D. Kramb, 19-FEB-07)

Sources Cited:

Info entered on 19-FEB-07 is from the plants.usda.gov website. (D. Kramb, 19-FEB-07)

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