Gibasis geniculata (Jacq.) Rohw.

Tahitian Bridal Veil

Decumbent, branched, leggy herb, rooting at nodes. Leaves oblong-elliptic to ovate, sessile, long-silky-haired, 3-11 cm. Cymes paired. Flowers white; year round.

Central America

Commonly grown as a trailing indoor plant in pots or hanging baskets.

Source: Conran, J. (2005). Commelinaceae. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 5. Flowering plants. Monocotyledons. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

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kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Lilianae
order      Commelinales
family       Commelinaceae
genus        Gibasis Raf.