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fringed spider flower

Cleome rutidosperma


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


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


1 Species ID Suggestions

Fringed Spider Flower
Cleome rutidosperma Cleome rutidosperma - Fringed Spider Flower

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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...

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 7 years ago

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

Scott Frazier
Spotted by
Scott Frazier


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

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