Identify a Plant by Major Group or Colour

Step Two - Blue or Purple Flowers

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While each major group may contain many individual plants, these same groups can be further broken down by taking a closer look at the plant. The following descriptions are designed to reduce the number of potential candidates to a more manageable number. Select the description that resembles the plant you have observed.

Descriptor
  Basal Leaves Only
  Buttercup-Like Flowers
  Daisy-like Flowers
  Dandelion-like Flowers
  Five Petals
  Five Petals with Finely Cut Leaves
  Five Petals with Leaves Alternate
  Five Petals with One or More Spurs
  Five Petals with Violet-like Flowers
  Five Petals/Miscellaneous Flowers
  Flowers at junction of leaves
  Four Petals
  Four Petals with Maple-style Leaves
  Grass-like Leaves
  Lily-like Leaves
  Low, Matted, or Creeping Plants
  Other
  Pea-like Flowers
  Six or More Petals
  Square Stems
  Thistles
  Tubular or Bell-Like Flowers

All Material Ward Cameron 2005

 

 

 

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