Corchorus olitorius L.

Common name

English: Jew's Mallow

German: Langkapselige Jute

Mandarin: 长蒴黄麻 (chang shuo huang ma)

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2192)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2099)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (1771)

      Order: Malvales (67)

        Family: Tiliaceae (7) (family description)

          Genus: Corchorus (4)

           Epithet: olitorius L. (1)

olitorius => of domestic use

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical, tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: yellow

External links

Check for Corchorus olitorius at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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