Tusilla (Dorstenia contrajerva)

Tusilla (Dorstenia Contrajerva)
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Dorstenia Contrajerva, or more commonly know as Tusilla, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Dorstenia. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Dorstenia Contrajerva or Tusilla's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Puerto Rico, specifically in the state of Florida.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Dorstenia
  • Family: Moraceae
  • Order: Urticales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) PR (N)

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