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Richardia brasiliensis


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Richardia brasiliensis

A perennial with trailing stems, covered with bristly hairs throughout. Leaves egg-shaped; inflorescence with stalkless flowers clustered at the end of the branches. A widespread weed indigenous to South America. Naturalized in disturbed places in South Africa.

Photo by R. Botha (2000-02-16) courtesy Ecoport.
(source URL: http://www.ecoport.org/)


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This page was created on 4/25/2008 and was last updated on 6/1/2005.