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Gossypium thurberi
wild cotton Mallow Family
Gossypium thurberi Malvaceae
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common names
  wild cotton
  Thurber's cotton
accepted scientific name
  Gossypium thurberi Tod.
rules for finding collection records
  Gossypium thurberi (314)
family name
  Malvaceae
Image Author: ©2009 Katja Schulz, ©2010 Anthony Mendoza
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Category: Shrubs, Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 1.5 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed beginning of April thru 2nd week of December

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (9)
Chihuahuan D. Gardens (2)
Cal Photos (1)
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Rocky
Desert
Riparian
Disturbed
Forest
Grassland
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