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fringed spider flower

Cleome rutidosperma

Description:

Native to tropical Africa, Cleome rutidosperma is a small, fairly inconspicuous wildflower, or weed, in many locales (see link in Notes).

Habitat:

Observed growing on a fallow garden in the equatorial tropics of northern New Guinea.

Notes:

http://www.weeds.org.au/cgi-bin/weediden...

1 Species ID Suggestions

Fringed Spider Flower
Cleome rutidosperma Cleome rutidosperma - Fringed Spider Flower


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3 Comments

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 7 years ago

Scott try with Macro lens spotting next time.... They are very beautiful flowers....
here you like to read about this tiny flowering plant...
http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/sl...

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 7 years ago

Thank you Nuwan for the ID! You always come through :-)

Scott Frazier
Spotted by
Scott Frazier

Indonesia

Spotted on Oct 14, 2012
Submitted on Jan 19, 2013

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