Nemastylis geminiflora

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Scientific Name Nemastylis geminiflora USDA PLANTS Symbol
Common Name Celestials ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
Family Iridaceae (Iris) SEINet Reference
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Description Grassy areas annual growing 5 to 10 inches tall; very narrow linear, folded, arching leaves 4 to 16 inches long; blue, sometimes white flowers with 6 pointed tepals (petals/sepals) about an inch long, white at base, and yellow stamens. Descr. excerpt from "Wildflowers of the Texas Hill Country" by Marshall Enquist. Texas Status

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