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false meadowbeauty
Pterolepis glomerata
Pterolepis glomerata
false meadowbeauty Meadowbeauty
Pterolepis glomerata Melastomataceae
common name
  false meadowbeauty
accepted scientific name
  Pterolepis glomerata (Rottb.) Miq.
rules for finding collection records
  Pterolepis glomerata (142)
family name
  • Melastomataceae
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Category: Wildflowers, Shrubs
Flowers: Four petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 0.8 to 1.2 inches
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed All Year
Native to South America. Naturalized in Hawaii.

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
where plant found
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Accepted Scientific Name

Pterolepis glomerata   (Rottb.) Miq.   (TSN: 504668, Index: 671)

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