Callisia repens (Jacq.) L., Sp. Pl. ed. 2 62 1762. (Syn: Callisia repens var. ciliata Roem. & Schult.; Callisia repens var. mandonii (Hassk.) C.B.Clarke; Commelina hexandra var. mandonii Hassk.; Hapalanthus repens Jacq.; Spironema robbinsii C.Wright; Tradescantia callisia Sw.);
Commeninales and Zingiberales week : Commelinacea: Callisia repens: Callisia repens (Jacq.) Linn. Sp. Pl., ed. 2. 1: 62. 1762. Hapalanthus repens Jacquin, in Enumeratio Systematica Plantarum, quas in insulis Caribaeis 1, 12. 1760.
– In some places in N. America they grow as weeds as a result of escape from gardens. Only seen during couple of months of summer
amitornamentaluid218062011: Sending photo of one more ornamental plant in pantnagar garden.
Details as per the photographs. kindly help in identification
Indeed Callisia repens From Commelinaceae.
ID request – 05072011PC2: Please identify the shade plant. Spreading herbaceous
Pl. find the attached file contain photos for id. request.
Location: NBNP, Anaikatti, Coimbatore Dist. (640 MSL)
Can you kindly post a bigger photo of the plant. The attached photos are too small to take a close look at the plant.
This might be Callisia repens of Commelinaceae
Indeed it is Callisia repens. I have these in my house. Shade loving plant spreads very fast.
Ornamental-1 for ID from Pantnagar: DSR_Nov. 2016_1/1 : 4 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (4)
This perennial ornamental herb resemble to Callisia repens (Commelinaceae). Please suggest the correct ID.
Sir your id seems to be correct.
Thank you Balkar Ji for the ID validation.
Need id for this small herb : 9 posts by 6 authors. Attachments (4)
31 October 19
white flowered Commelinaceae? I would not have guessed as my first resort. but looking at the leaves and the bract etc, yes, … you are in the right ballpark.
Tradescantia fluminensis ??
Looks like a Cyanotis sp. May be C. glabrescens.
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It’s Callisia repens!!