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Boerhavia erecta L.

ID217
FamilyNyctaginaceae
GroupUpland, pan-tropical weed naturalized mainly from tropical America or Asia
Life formAnnual
HabitatUpland field
ShapeDicotyledonous broadleave
Flower color淡桃

A branch with inflorescences

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A branch with inflorescences

Whole plant at flowering

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Whole plant at flowering

Whole plant at seedling stage

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Whole plant at seedling stage

A farmer showing the plant as the most noxious weed in his rice field

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A farmer showing the plant as the most noxious weed in his rice field