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Flowers:

May to October

Chrozophora tinctoria (Euphorbiaceae)

Turn-Sole/Turnusol/Tournesol

 Cultivated and fallow ground, Dry habitats.

Plant has separate male (upper) and female (lower) flowers. Although a member of the Euphorbiaceae, this plant lacks the characteristic milky juice.

[This plant formerly was used in dyeing processes]

Note the characteristic trilocular warty fruits.

Male flowers with bright yellow stamens.

Corallia. 9.8.2003