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Species: Xyris platylepis
Collection Date: August 12, 1957
Bar Code ID: 000050298
UUID: 3aa7aa7f-8243-47ec-86d0-e5b9a827bf44
Collectors: R. Kral
Collector's Identifier: 5424
Flower Buds Present?: True
Flowers Present?: True
Fruit Present?: True
Country: United States
State or Province: Florida
County or Parish: Orange
Fips Code: 12095
Nearest Named Place: Orlando
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Verbatim Directions to Locality: 10 mi. e. Orlando.
Habitat: On wet sandy peat of cypress slash pine flat.; leaves twisted to bulbous pink base.
Plant Morphology Observations: Leaves twisted to bulbous pink base; flowers white & yellow; outer bulb scales castaneous, but not persistent.
Local Abundance Observations: Common.
Non digital information?: N

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