Smooth Ruellia
Ruellia strepens
                    
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left Smooth Ruellia Flowers Photograph right
 
2007 Photograph, Smooth Ruellia (Ruellia strepens, Acanthus family), Occoquan Bay NWR, Woodbridge, Virginia, © 2020.
Jian Zhe Li
Species information from eNature.com:  Violet Wild Petunia (Similar Species)

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