Richardia scabra
(Florida Pusley)

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Facts About this Plant:

    Common Names: Florida Pusley, Rough Mexican Clover
    Lifespan: Annual
    Zones: N/A
    Type: Forb
    Bloom Time: Year round, where warm
    Status: Native

Richardia scabra, or Florida Pusley, is native to the southeastern United States; some authorities list it as introduced, but most say it is native. It is an annual that grows in disturbed areas, grass, lawns and along trails and other open areas. It blooms almost year round, but especially in January - May, with white flowers.

More information will be posted at a later time about differentiating other species.

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