Pectis caymanensis var. caymanensis - (Urb.) Rydb.

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This plant is not endemic to the Island since it is also found on Cuba, it has red-strigillose (Hairs) at the base of the leaf.

Pectis caymanensis var. robusta, is a Grand Cayman endemic species with larger and coarser in appearance and has white-strigillose at the base of the leaf.

Flowering time; Most of the year

Distribution; GC CB and Cuba

Habitat; Sandy clearings

Status; The Red List puts this plant as least concern

Notes; Horticulture potential: Ground cover

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