Melochia tomentosa L.

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Malvales (74)

        Family: Malvaceae (57) (family description)

          Genus: Melochia (2)

           Epithet: tomentosa L. (6)

tomentosa => densely covered with short, soft, tangled hairs

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: violet

External links

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