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oppositeleaf cyrtandra
Cyrtandra lysiosepala
Cyrtandra lysiosepala
oppositeleaf cyrtandra African violet
Cyrtandra lysiosepala Gesneriaceae
common name
  oppositeleaf cyrtandra
accepted scientific name
  Cyrtandra lysiosepala (A.Gray) C.B.Clarke
rules for finding collection records
  Cyrtandra lysiosepala (90)
family name
  • Gesneriaceae
Image Author: ©2009 Karl Magnacca
Image License: CC BY-NC
Image Source
Category: Shrubs
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.75 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
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Cal Photos (5)
SEINet (1)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Cyrtandra lysiosepala   (A.Gray) C.B.Clarke   (TSN: 14000377, Index: 1219)

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