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Burr brush

Halbi Name burr-brush
Main Photo of The Weed
Vernacular name Burr Bush, Chinese Burr, Diamond Burrbark, Chiriyari
Scientific name Triumfetta rhomboidea Jacq.
Family Tiliaceae
Season Kharif
Description
Plant
Leaves Leaves simple, alternate blade ovate to rhomboid in shape with 3-5 lobes, sometimes nearly as wide as broad, and 2-10 cm long. Leaf margins irregularly serrate, leaf surfaces softly-pubescent with stellate hairs, blade palmately veined. Photo Gallery
Flower burr-brush-2burr-brush-3
Fruit/ seed Fruit a subglobose bur with the body 3-4 mm in diameter, covered with 75-100 hooked spines 1.0 to 1.5 mm long
Habitat and distribution Roadside, wastelands
Flowering and fruiting October
Associated with Urena lobata and other roadside floa
Habit Erect, woody herb or shrub 75-150 cm in height. Stems glabrous, longitudinally grooved.
Inflorescence Flowers small yellow clustered, clustered on the leaf axils. Five yellow, obovate petals about 5 mm long. Stamens 10-15

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