Sida acuta

Sida acuta

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(Spinyhead Sida)

FAMILY

Malvaceae

Species

Sida acuta

Common name(s)

Spinyhead Sida

Flower colour; life form

Flowers yellow. ‘Woody’ herb to about 1.5 m tall

Distinguishing features

Leaves alternate, margins toothed, bright green, not obviously 3-veined at the base. Flowers with 5 pale yellow petals. Fruit with 5-7 mericarps.

Sida acuta