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Garden Nasturtium, Indian Cress or Monks Cress

Tropaeolum majus

Description:

A small plant with orbicular leafs, with rotated venation. The flower has 5 petals and is bright yellow with red lines.

Habitat:

Urban


1 species ID suggestions

naomi.tele
naomi.tele 5 years ago
Garden Nasturtium, Indian Cress or Monks Cress
Tropaeolum Majus Tropaeolum majus

1 Comment

GustavoMorejon
GustavoMorejon 5 years ago

Thanks naomi.tele for the ID. This is the first time I hear about the Elizabeth Linnæus or Flashing Flowers Phenomenon. Very interesting fact !

Cuenca, Provincia del Azuay, Ecuador

Lat: -2.90, Long: -79.00

Spotted on Dec 7, 2013
Submitted on Feb 2, 2014

Reference

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