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Miami Mist (Phacelia purshii)

Image ID: 2019/dc25

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Other common names: Scorpionweed
Family: Hydrophyllaceae (Waterleaf)
Height: 0.5 to 1.7 ft.
Blooms: April to June
Leaf Type: divided
Bloom Size:  0.5 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Flat or rounded clusters, Regular blooms, 5 parts
Location: Decker Creek Trail
Date:  5/19/2019
Notes: Fringed petals.
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Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.

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