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Stachytarpheta cayennensis
Stachytarpheta cayennensis
rattail Verbena Family
Stachytarpheta cayennensis Verbenaceae
common names
  Cayenne vervain
accepted scientific name
  Stachytarpheta cayennensis (Rich.) Vahl
rules for finding collection records
  Stachytarpheta cayennensis (250)
  Stachytarpheta urticifolia (22)
  Stachytarpheta dichotoma (15)
family name
  • Verbenaceae
Image Author: ©2017 Matthew O'Donnell
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers, Shrubs
Flowers: Five petals, Spike cluster of flowers
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 0.5 to 1.1 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed All Year
Native to America. Introduced in Hawaii.

How Likely at this Location (42%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
where plant found
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Accepted Scientific Name

Stachytarpheta cayennensis   (Rich.) Vahl   (TSN: 33700808, Index: 1106)

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