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Search for: Commelinaceae
Latin NameCommon NameFamilySynonymsEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Commelina coelestisBlue Spider Wort, CommelinaCommelinaceae 20
Commelina communisDay Flower, Asiatic dayflowerCommelinaceae 32
Commelina dianthifoliaBirdbill DayflowerCommelinaceae 21
Commelina elliptica Commelinaceae 20
Commelina erectaSlender Day-Flower, Whitemouth dayflowerCommelinaceaeC. hirtella.20
Commelina erecta angustifoliaWhitemouth DayflowerCommelinaceaeC. angustifolia. Michx.21
Commelina tuberosaCommelinaCommelinaceae 20
Commelina virginicaVirginia Day-FlowerCommelinaceae 20
Tradescantia virginianaSpiderwort, Virginia spiderwortCommelinaceaeT. virginica.21
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