Zornia latifolia Smith

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Fabales (229)

        Family: Fabaceae (229) (family description)

          Genus: Zornia (2)

           Epithet: latifolia Smith (9)

Synonyms: Zornia gracilis DC., Zornia pubescens Kunth, Zornia surinamensis Miq.

gracilis => slender, graceful

latifolia => with broad leaves

pubescens => downy, slightly hairy

surinamensis => from Suriname

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: yellow

External links

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