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Common name

English: Erect Spiderling

Mandarin: 直立黄细心 (zhi li huang xi xin)

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2557)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2455)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2077)

      Order: Caryophyllales (103)

        Family: Nyctaginaceae (3) (family description)

          Genus: Boerhavia (2)

           Epithet: erecta L. (8)

erecta => upright, perpendicular

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: pink, white

External links

Check for Boerhavia erecta at World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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