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Sombriero

Clitoria fairchildiana

Description:

pink bloom, in the pea family

Habitat:

tropical regions of new and old world

Notes:

I spotted this growing along the road in Bom Jardin. Interesting fact - This genus was named after the human female clitoris, for the flowers bear a resemblance to female pudenda.

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dandoucette
Spotted by
dandoucette

Sanclerlândia, Goiás, Brazil

Lat: -16.52, Long: -50.37

Spotted on Jan 25, 2011
Submitted on Jun 17, 2011

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