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View USF Tampa Plant Record: Ruellia ciliatiflora

Scientific Name Ruellia ciliatiflora
Common Name Wild Petunia
Family Acanthaceae
Info Common perennial Florida weed of the Acanthaceae family. Known to spread very easily as it can self-seed itself each year. May also be used as an ornamental bedding plant for its vibrant flowers.
Found By "Kyle Fleming, Peter Simoes"
Date Found 9/26/2013
Resource Spreads very easily as it can self-seed itself each year.
Native Native
Links "http://plants.usda.gov/core/profile?symbol=RUCA4,http://hort.ifas.ufl.edu/database/documents/pdf/shrub_fact_sheets/ruecara.pdf"
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