Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Learn more about Commelina from the Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Commelinales
Erect Dayflower, Slender Dayflower
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John B. Nelson jbn_135040519_3b5f71e7bc
July Sumter County SC
2 pale blue (rarely pink) petals up to 1" long & a smaller white lower petal, per Wildflowers & Plant Communities of the Southern Appalachian Mountains and Piedmont.
Tim Spira tps_cerecta_arabiamtn5
Leaves narrow, 2-6" long, with a white hairy sheath around stem, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.