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Common wireweed

Halbi Name Kharala bahari common-wireweed-1
Main Photo of The Weed
Vernacular name Khaenta, Bariara
Scientific name Sida acuta Burm. F.
Family Malvaceae
Season Kharif
Description
Plant Herbaceous, slendrical branch, minutely hairs.
Leaves 2.5 to 6.3 cmlong, lanceolate, base rounded, sharply serrate, glabrous. Photo Gallery
Flower 1 to 2in each exil, pedicel joined above the middle, corlla, yellow, petals connate at the base with stamonal tube. common-wireweed-2common-wireweed-3common-wireweed-4
Fruit/ seed 5-6 mm diameter, carpels, 5-9, strongly reticulated, puebrulous dorsal margins toothed, awns 2, linear, seeds smooth brown.
Habitat and distribution Weed as pasture, lawn, roadsides
Flowering and fruiting July to January
Associated with Wasteland flora
Habit
Inflorescence

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