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Silk Cotton tree/ kapok tree


Fluffy white ball buds. Looks like cotton. It has large spikes all up its trunk.


Found 2 trees whilst climbing a mountain in West Java.

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Spotted on Nov 18, 2012
Submitted on Nov 18, 2012

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