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wishbone flower
Torenia asiatica
Torenia asiatica
wishbone flower Lindernia
Torenia asiatica Linderniaceae
common names
  wishbone flower
  wishbone plant
accepted scientific name
  Torenia asiatica L.
rules for finding collection records
  Torenia asiatica (24)
  Torenia glabra (14)
family name
  • Linderniaceae
Image Author: Forest And Kim Starr
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals, Tubular shaped flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.6 to 1.0 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of March thru end of October
Introduced. Native to southern India.

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
Starr Environmental (20)
SEINet (1)
where plant found
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Accepted Scientific Name

Torenia asiatica   L.   (TSN: 505533, Index: 612)

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