Gossypium hirsutum - L.

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Short-Staple Cotton

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© Dr. Kent Kainulainen


© Dr. Kent Kainulainen

Flowering time; This plant will flower regularly

Distribution; GC, CB, LC

Habitat; Cultivated and naturalized

Status; Common

Notes; This cotton is used for most commercial uses. The cotton fiber sticks to the seed. The staple is the length of the fiber, this one varies from (3/4" - 1" 1/4).

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