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wild cotton
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.
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  Gossypium thurberi (398)
family name
  Malvaceae
Image Author: ©2006 Liz Makings, ©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 2nd week of March thru end of December

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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