Pilea microphylla


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Noun1.Pilea microphylla - tropical American stingless nettle that discharges its pollen explosively
nettle - any of numerous plants having stinging hairs that cause skin irritation on contact (especially of the genus Urtica or family Urticaceae)
genus Pilea, Pilea - low-growing tropical perennials grown for their stingless foliage
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