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Skeletons of the seed pods of Nasturtium, also called Nose-Twister. Genus of roughly 80 species of annual and perennial herbaceous flowering plants and the only genus in the family Tropaeolaceae. They have showy, often intensely bright flowers, and rounded, peltate (shield-shaped) leaves with the petiole in the center. The flowers have five petals (sometimes more), a three-carpelled ovary, and a funnel-shaped nectar tube in the back.
Spotted on Mar 2, 2012
Submitted on Mar 2, 2012
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