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Acisanthera quadrata Pers.
Dustseed

Acisanthera quadrata
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden, vol. 45: p. 230, t. 76 (1958) [n.a.].

Family: Melastomataceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: The West Indies, southern Mexico, Central America and South America. Recently discovered in South Florida and perhaps native here.

Map of Florida Locations

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Undetermined Nativity

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Acisanthera quadrata has been found in the following conservation area :
Occurrence Native Status
Picayune Strand State Forest Present Undetermined Nativity

Acisanthera quadrata has been found in the following county :
Occurrence Native Status
Collier County


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Acisanthera quadrata
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden, vol. 45: p. 230, t. 76 (1958) [n.a.].