These cotton fibers are a light,golden brown.Fibers are long staple.
Fibers are a light,olive green and are short staple.
Hillsborough County, FL August 2005
Hillsborough County, FL September 2005
Seedpod forming in early September 2005 - Hillsborough County, FL
New growth - Hillsborough County, FL - September 2005
Wild Cotton, Upland Cotton, Malvaceae Gossypium hirsutum L. Florida Native Endangered
Mid December 2005 - Hillsborough County, Florida
American Upland Cotton flower,
Grown from a 2" cutting. It has gone from less than a foot in April to about 6' tall. Flowers all the time.
Green Cotton, American Cotton, American Upland Cotton, Gossypium hirsutum Yellow flower shot in tight
Cotton from Gossypium.
This plant produced so much cotton this season that I could have opened a cotton factory.
Flower of cotton plant, Gossypium hirsutum, blooming in New Orleans Botanical Garden, Oct. 27, 2009