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Amaranthus scleropoides Uline & Bray
USDA Symbol: AMSC
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
The Amaranthaceae are a family of annual or perennial herbs with small, crowded flowers. There are usually 5 sepals and no petals. Filaments of the stamens are often united into a short tube.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Annual Habit: Herb Flower:
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Pink
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct
OK , TX USDA Native Status: L48(N)
Herbarium Specimen(s)NPSOT 0544
Collected May 1, 1991 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe
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Record Modified: 2008-07-12
Research By: TWC Staff