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ʻIlieʻe

Plumbago zeylanica

Description:

Dark green low-lying plant with small white flowers.

Habitat:

Insular tropical mixed lowland forest.

Notes:

Spotted along the lower switchbacks of the Kealia Trail. This species is a Hawaiian native, its seeds having got to the islands attached to migratory birds. It is also known as Ceylon leadwort.

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Allen Hoof
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Allen Hoof

Hawaii, USA

Spotted on Apr 23, 2020
Submitted on Apr 24, 2020

Spotted for Mission

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