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Plumbago zeylanica (Wild Leadwort) is a species of shrub in the family Plumbaginaceae. They are climbers. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to ParaíBa, U.S. Virgin Islands, Mato Grosso, Mata Atlântica, Santa Catarina, Maranhao, Mato Grosso Do Sul, Pernambuco, Puerto Rico, AmazôNia, Pará, Ceará, Espirito Santo, The Contiguous United States, Piauí, Rio Grande Do Norte, Alagoas, Rio De Janeiro, US Minor Outlying Islands, Bahia, Paraná, Sergipe, SãO Paulo, Caatinga, and Minas Gerais. They have simple, broad leaves and capsule fruit. Flowers are visited by Naucles, Paratrechina vaga, Swallow-tailed hummingbird, and Dorantes Longtail. Individuals can grow to 1 m.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of wild leadwort. View this species on GBIF