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Crested Cockscomb

Celosia argentea

Description:

About 1.4 metres high with big bright pink flowers. Flowers are solid looking with strange fluffy texture.

Habitat:

Abandoned waste land in Jakarta.

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Crested Cockscomb
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4 Comments

travellingchez
travellingchez 9 years ago

Thanks Larry. Looks to be one and the same.

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 9 years ago

These are quite lovely!

travellingchez
travellingchez 9 years ago

Thanks C.sydes. Now I have a good starting place for narrowing down the exact type of flower.

C.Sydes
C.Sydes 9 years ago

Another Celosia or close relative from the family Amaranthaceae

travellingchez
Spotted by
travellingchez

RW 02, Daerah Khusus Ibu Kota Jakarta, Indonesia

Spotted on Mar 18, 2013
Submitted on Mar 18, 2013

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