Commelina benghalensis (weed)

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Commelina benghalensis flower (click on image to enlarge it)
Author(s): J.M. Garg
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Commelina benghalensis (weed) L. - (Benghal dayflower)

This weed is native to tropical parts of Asia and Africa and is invasive in warmer parts of the Americas, where it affects crops like maize, soybeans or cotton.


Vernacular names
• Deutsch: bengalische Commeline
• English: Benghal dayflower
tropical spiderwort
• Français: herbe aux cochons
• Português: trapoeraba


For details see the respective page in Wikipedia.