Nakedstem Dewflower, Dove Weed

Murdannia nudiflora

Family: Commelinaceae (ko-mel-ih-NAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Murdannia (mur-DAN-ee-uh) (Info)
Species: nudiflora (noo-dee-FLOR-uh) (Info)

Category:

Groundcovers

Perennials

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Light Shade

Foliage:

Smooth

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

under 6 in. (15 cm)

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:

3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

Hardiness:

Not Applicable

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Blue-Violet

Lavender

Bloom Characteristics:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Bloom Size:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:

Late Summer/Early Fall

Other details:

May be a noxious weed or invasive

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

Self-sows freely; deadhead if you do not want volunteer seedlings next season

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Groveland, Florida

Lakeland, Florida

Brunswick, Georgia

Belton, Texas

New Caney, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

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Negative

On Aug 17, 2018, nel5397 from Groveland, FL wrote:

This weed is immune to Glyphosate. The only herbicides that seem to work on this weed is something that contains diquat.

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