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Name: Kat
Status: n/a
Grade: other
Location: SC
Country: USA
Date: Fall 2011

My yellow columbine flowers are constantly opening and closing throughout the day AND the night. I can't find a single thing on the internet that says columbines are supposed to do this. Is something wrong with mine?

Flowers can open and close depending upon environmental conditions (light, temperature, humidity).


Anthony R. Brach Missouri Botanical Garden & Harvard University Herbaria

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