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Argemone mexicana
Geelblom-bloudissel (Afr) Stekelpapaver (Ned), Mexican Poppy (Eng)
Keywords: Papaveraceae;Bloem;wit

Argemone mexicana

Geelblom-bloudissel (Afr) Stekelpapaver (Ned), Mexican Poppy (Eng)

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Album name:martheijnens / Flowers yellow/orange
Keywords:Papaveraceae / Bloem / wit
Photonumber, location and date:201045165, Zimbabwe/Masvingo/Great Zimbabwe, 5-08-2010
Habitat:It is a pioneer plant, tolerant to drought and poor soil, so often encountered on abandoned fields and sandy riverbeds.
Origin/distribution, remarks:Native to Central and tropical South America but widespread in the drier parts of Africa. Invasive in South Africa. Syn: Argemone ochroleuca.
Filesize:223 KiB
Date added:Nov 12, 2012
Dimensions:1200 x 899 pixels
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