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Turks Cap

Malvaviscus arboreus var. drummondii

Description:

Small red fruit that looks a bit like a small apple.

Habitat:

Habitat yard on Belton Lake

Notes:

Flowers are high in antioxidants; seeds are high in protein & starch; leaves high in minerals; fruit high in vitamin C

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Texas, USA

Lat: 31.11, Long: -97.50

Spotted on Oct 7, 2012
Submitted on Oct 9, 2012

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