Shrub, 2-5 feet tall; narrow, opposite, dark green, 4-ranked leaves; 2 spikes of many small, pink to purple flowers in the spring, each with two exerted stamen and a single long style.
Citrus Court (in bloom 2/2009); Amy Blue Garden (garden eliminated by new Business School); Lyman Residences (east side); Book Store north side; front and sides of Dining Services, off Pampas Lane.
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Name derivation, genus | speciesRelated material: Stanford Grounds Plant Information Sheet. List No.14, p.5