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Velvetleaf

Abutilon theophrasti

Description:

What is this plant? Mostly just dry seed pods left.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Ashish
Ashish 8 years ago
Velvetleaf, Samuel eu bine
Abutilon theophrasti Abutilon theophrasti


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8 Comments

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 8 years ago

Welcome Megan... The real beauty is beauty fresh or rotten what your spotting is telling.
Its Indian version in my spotting...
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/737...

MeganM
MeganM 8 years ago

Thanks all! Ashish, I very much appreciate the ID! I thought it could be China Jute, but I doubted myself. Thanks for confirming!

LuckyLogan
LuckyLogan 8 years ago

Hello fellow Iowa spotter. I think Ashish has your ID.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 8 years ago

This is Seed-Pod of Shrub plant in following Genus.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abutilon

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 8 years ago

Lovely series of photos.

MeganM
MeganM 8 years ago

Thanks! I love seed pods as well. These were particularly fun to photograph up close because of their hairy appearance!

EmilyMarino
EmilyMarino 8 years ago

Pretty! I love seed pods!

MeganM
Spotted by
MeganM

Council Bluffs, Iowa, USA

Spotted on Oct 15, 2012
Submitted on Oct 15, 2012

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