A Melochia parvifolia branch with two clusters of white flowers with yellow anthers
Melochia parvifolia

One of nineteen native Colombian species of the genus Melochia with a habitat below 1,800 feet. A shrub common around disturbed areas. Photographed in the department of Atlantico.

A cluster of Melochia parvifolia white flowers with yellow anthers in sunlight
A Melochia parvifolia shrub with white flowers