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Commelina erecta (Blousel Blommetjie) is a species of perennial herb in the family Commelinaceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to U.S. Virgin Islands, Alagoas, Santa Catarina, Mato Grosso Do Sul, Piauí, Rio Grande Do Sul, Pernambuco, Mato Grosso, Pará, Puerto Rico, Sergipe, Ceará, Maranhao, Bahia, Cerrado, GoiáS, RondôNia, Minas Gerais, Mata Atlântica, ParaíBa, Caatinga, AmazôNia, Paraná, Rio De Janeiro, The Contiguous United States, Distrito Federal, Rio Grande Do Norte, SãO Paulo, Pantanal, Tocantins, and Espirito Santo. They have simple, broad leaves and blue flowers. Flowers are visited by Syrphid fly, Laviana White-Skipper, Amegilla langi, and yellowjackets, hornets, and paper wasps. Individuals can grow to 0.3 m.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Blousel Blommetjie. View this species on GBIF