Vernonia esculenta Hemsl. ex Forb. & Hemsl.

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Asterales (210)

        Family: Asteraceae (209) (family description)

          Genus: Vernonia (4)

           Epithet: esculenta Hemsl. ex Forb. & Hemsl. (4)

esculenta => edible, fit for human food

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: shrub, arborescent

Flower colour: pink, white

External links

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