Grewia occidentalis. Lavendar starflower. South Africa
Shrub, sprawling, 6 to 10 feet tall and almost as wide, with dark green, oblong, finely-toothes 3-inch long leaves. Coomon name for its 1-inch wide, lavendar pink, star-shapped flowers, with yellow centers, blooming late spring and sporadically into fall. Only known campus location at Hannah House has been lost.
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Name derivation, genus | speciesRelated material:Stanford Grounds Plant Information Sheet. List No.11, page 6