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Latin NameCommon NameFamilySynonymsEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Commelina coelestisBlue Spider Wort, CommelinaCommelinaceae 20
Commelina communisDay Flower, Asiatic dayflowerCommelinaceae 32
Commelina dianthifoliaBirdbill DayflowerCommelinaceae 21
Commelina elliptica Commelinaceae 20
Commelina erectaSlender Day-Flower, Whitemouth dayflowerCommelinaceaeC. hirtella.20
Commelina erecta angustifoliaWhitemouth DayflowerCommelinaceaeC. angustifolia. Michx.21
Commelina tuberosaCommelinaCommelinaceae 20
Commelina virginicaVirginia Day-FlowerCommelinaceae 20
Linum biennePale FlaxLinaceaeL. angustifolium.00
Linum catharticumPurging Flax, Fairy flaxLinaceae 02
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