Please submit a search term.

Commelina communis

Common Name(s):
Common dayflower, Dayflower
Categories:
Perennials, Wildflowers
Comment:

Sprawling plant which often roots at the joints of stems

Season:
Summer, fall
Height:
2-3 ft.
Foliage:
Leaves are broadly lance-shaped to egg-shaped
Flower:
Flower has two large, blue petals and a smaller, white petal; the edges of the spathes are united near the base
Site:
Moist woods; sun to partial shade
Life Cycle:
Perennial
Tags:
summer, blue, wildflower, perennial, fall, white

NCCES plant id: 2532

Commelina communis Commelina communis