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Common name;Cotton

Fmily;Mallow family

Genus& species; Tree genous &, New & old world

Family charecteristcs; White fiberous balls called cotton with small seeds, it also hase large splite leaves.

Identifying traits of the speices;grown sence the English came to America, barck like stems

Average plant size; 1"-5" feet tall & 3"-6" in wide.

Type of flower or fruit; FRUIT- fibous balls called cotton
                         FLOWER- wite flower that   turns                          purple after 2 days of blom

Season in wich the plant bloms; July-September

Type of habitat; warm plces like California

Special importance to man or animal;
INSECT- Bollweevil, Lays eggs in cotton balls
MAN- Clothes

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My Quia activities and quizzes
cotton hangman
cotton quiz
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