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Florida Bellflower Campanula floridana

 

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Florida Bellflower - habit
credit: Georgia Turf, University of Georgia

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Family: Campanulaceae, Bellflower view all from this family



Description This sprawling plant with delicate blue flowers is endemic to Florida and sometimes considered a turf-grass weed.
Habit: native perennial herb; sprawling to nearly erect stems.
Height: to 16 in (40 cm)
Leaf: elliptic to linear.
Flower: blue-purple to purple, 5-parted, star-like.


Flower Year-round.


Habitat Wet flatwoods, marshes, swamps, roadsides, moist lawns.


Range Florida.


Discussion A wetland indicator.


 

 

 

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