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sleepy morning
Waltheria indica
Waltheria indica
sleepy morning Mallow Family
Waltheria indica Malvaceae
common names
  sleepy morning
accepted scientific name
  Waltheria indica L.
rules for finding collection records
  Waltheria americana (5)
  Waltheria indica (453)
family name
  • Malvaceae
Image Author: ©2008 David Eickhoff
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers, Shrubs
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed All Year
Has a pantropical distribution that includes Hawaii

How Likely at this Location (64%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
where plant found
mag select

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Accepted Scientific Name

Waltheria indica   L.   (TSN: 21561, Index: 229)

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Family Names