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silk cottontree
Cochlospermum vitifolium
Cochlospermum vitifolium
silk cottontree throwup weed
Cochlospermum vitifolium Bixaceae
common name
  silk cottontree
accepted scientific name
  Cochlospermum vitifolium (Willd.) Spreng.
rules for finding collection records
  Cochlospermum vitifolium (28)
family name
  • Bixaceae
Image Author: ©2012 Andres Hernandez
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Category: Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 3.9 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of September thru 3rd week of May
Native to America. Naturalized in Hawaii.

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Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (90%)
where plant found
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grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Cochlospermum vitifolium   (Willd.) Spreng.   (TSN: 501604, Index: 894)

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