Anoda cristata (L.) Schltdl.

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Malvaceae (1)

        Family: Malvales (1) (family description)

          Genus: Anoda (1)

           Epithet: cristata (L.) Schltdl. (3)

Synonym: Anoda hastata Cav.

cristata => comb-like, crested

hastata => spear or halberd-like (hasta, spear)

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: violet, pink

External links

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