Smooth False Buttonweed Spermacoce glabra MichauxEndangered (MD)  -  S1 (Highly state rare)    
Kingdom Plantae   >   Division Tracheophyta   >   Class Magnoliopsida   >   Order Rubiales   >   Family Rubiaceae   >   Genus Spermacoce   


The Baltimore City records are waifs from the Canton chrome ore piles collected by Clive Reed in the early 1950's.


Host plant for Tersa Sphinx Moth (Database of World's Lepidopteran Host Plants).

There are 4 records in the project database.

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Smooth False Buttonweed blooming in Smith Co., Texas (6/20/2012). In Maryland Smooth False Buttonweed is endangered and considered highly state rare. Photo by Sonnia Hill. (MBP list)

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