Commelina benghalensis (Day Flower) is a species of perennial herb in the family Commelinaceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to Sri Lanka, Sierra Leone, Japan, Southeast Asia, Botswana, Micronesia, Rwanda, Cameroon, Bhutan, Uganda, The Philippines, The Gambia, CôTe D’Ivoire, Ethiopia, Benin, Nepal, Ghana, Madagascar, Tanzania, Somalia, Zambia, Lesotho, Djibouti, Swaziland, Malawi, South Africa, Nigeria, Indonesia, Democratic Republic Of The Congo, Kenya, Guinea, Pakistan, India, Togo, and Namibia. They have simple, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by sweat bees.
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