Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

  Gaura coccinea Nutt. ex Pursh image
Photographer: Derek Anderson           

Derek Anderson

from USDA Plants website
Family Onagraceae
Gaura coccinea Nutt. ex Pursh
scarlet bee-blossom, scarlet gaura
Gaura: from the Greek gauros, "proud," from the showy flowers of some ssp.
coccinea: Latin for red or scarlet
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Status: Introduced - adventive
Plant: perennial forb

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All Gaura list Google- Images or Text
Gaura coccinea Nutt. ex Pursh var. arizonica Munz
Gaura coccinea Nutt. ex Pursh var. epilobioides (Kunth) Munz
Gaura coccinea Nutt. ex Pursh var. glabra (Lehm.) Munz
Gaura coccinea Nutt. ex Pursh var. parvifolia (Torr.) Rickett
Gaura coccinea Nutt. ex Pursh var. typica Munz
Gaura epilobioides Kunth
Gaura glabra Lehm.
Gaura parvifolia Torr.

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