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Amaranthus pumilus

Amaranthus pumilus Raf.

Seaside amaranth

Amaranthaceae (Amaranth Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: AMPU2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Obovate , Ovate
Leaf Margin: Entire , Undulate
Leaf Apex: Mucronate , Obtuse
Leaf Base: Cuneate
Leaf Texture: Smooth
Inflorescence: Axillary
Fruit Type: Achene

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Red , Pink , Green , Brown

Distribution

USA: CT , DE , MA , MD , NC , NJ , NY , PA , RI , SC , VA

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Mt. Cuba Center - Hockessin, DE

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Amaranthus pumilus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Amaranthus pumilus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Amaranthus pumilus

Metadata

Record Modified: 2013-08-07
Research By: SET

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