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Marcus, Joseph A.
Ammannia coccinea Rottb.
Valley redstem, Scarlet tooth-cup
USDA Symbol: AMCO
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Annual Habit: Herb Leaf:
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Purple
AL , AR , AZ , CA , DE , FL , GA , HI , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MD , MN , MO , MS , NC , ND , NE , NJ , NM , OH , OK , PA , SC , SD , TN , TX , VA , WV USDA Native Status: L48(N), HI(I), PR(N), VI(N)
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Sun
CaCO3 Tolerance: Medium
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
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Record Modified: 2008-12-17
Research By: TWC Staff