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narrowleaf colicwood
Myrsine linearifolia
Myrsine linearifolia
narrowleaf colicwood Primrose Family
Myrsine linearifolia Primulaceae
common names
  narrowleaf colicwood
accepted scientific name
  Myrsine linearifolia Hosaka
rules for finding collection records
  Myrsine linearifolia (121)
family name
  • Primulaceae
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.2 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year
Endemic to Kaua`i.

How Likely at this Location (24%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
Links to Plant Photos
SEINet (1)
G.D.Carr (1)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Myrsine linearifolia   Hosaka   (TSN: 23917, Index: 977)

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