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Kitten's Tail

Acalypha pendula


It’s sometimes referred to as Acalypha repens or Acalypha reptans—“pendula” is descriptive of its flower form while “repens” and “reptans” refer to its creeping growth habit—and gifted as well with at least two other common names, firetail and dwarf chenille plant.

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Dapitan, Zamboanga del Norte, Philippines

Spotted on May 18, 2011
Submitted on Jul 11, 2011

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