What type of plant?

From here on, answer only the questions you want to answer!

Where did you see it?

When does it bloom?

What color* is the flower?

Describe* the flower.
* Shapes and colors tend to grade into one another and are perceived differently by different people. If you don't find what you're looking for, try the next closest term.

What leaf type?

What is the leaf arrangement?

Are the leaves evergreen?

Remember, you can ignore questions you don't want to answer!

Does the plant have milky sap?

Is the plant "armed"?

Plant origin? Show only

Invasive? Show

Show only members of which family?
as determined by whom?
If you don't know what family your plant is in, try looking up a plant you know that has a similar-looking flower and browse through that family; yours may be a close relative. Or check out the resources below*.


* More Resources

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