Species Commelina africana L. (Yellow commelina)

Biological classification:
  • kingdom: Plantae
  • - phylum: Tracheophyta
  • -- order: Commelinales
  • --- family: Commelinaceae
  • ---- species: Commelina africana
Characteristics:creeping, perennial herb; up to 30 cm tall; slightly succulent, blue-green leaves with parallel veines; small yellow to orange flowers
References:Burke 2007: 82
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