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Virginia Buttonweed
Diodia virginiana

Virginia buttonweed grows in wild areas of Connecticut, but there's some uncertainty whether it's really native here. It is certainly native to coastal regions from New Jersey to Florida.

• Family: Madder (Rubiaceae)
• Habitat: moist soil
• Height: 6-18 inches
• Flower size: 1/2 inch long
• Flower color: white
• Flowering time: June to August
• Origin: native?

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Last updated November 13, 2005. © 2005 Connecticut Botanical Society. All rights reserved.