Botanical name: Commelina coelestis Family: Commelinaceae (Dayflower family)
Synonyms: Commelina intermedia, Commelina japonica Kunth
Blue spiderwort is a perennial herb growing from a dense cluster of elongate fleshy-thickened roots. It can grow 40-70 cm tall. It has fleshy leaves, and small clusters of brilliant blue flowers with three rounded petals and prominent yellow stamens. It is native to Southern N. America - Mexico, often grown as an ornamental in gardens.
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