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Boerhavia erecta L.

Common name

English: Erect Spiderling

Mandarin: 直立黄细心 (zhi li huang xi xin)


Kingdom: Plantae (2335)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2237)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (1893)

      Order: Caryophyllales (99)

        Family: Nyctaginaceae (3) (family description)

          Genus: Boerhavia (2)

           Epithet: erecta L. (7)

erecta => upright, perpendicular


Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: pink, white

External links

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