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Cotton

Gossypium herbaceum

Also known as

Levant cotton

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

10b

USDA zone

2°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.8m

Max

1m

Min

Flowering

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Cotton Overview

This is the traditional cotton plant of western Asia and northern Africa. It is an annual or perennial plant and will grow to a height of 1.8m. It has hairy lobed leaves and yellow flowers with a purple basal spots.