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Amaranthus palmeri

Amaranthus palmeri S. Watson


Amaranthaceae (Amaranth Family)


Amaranthus palmeri (Carelessweed) #42716

Image Information

Photographer: Cressler, Alan
County: Calhoun
State: GA
Location Notes: North of Highway 234.
Accession date: 2014-10-17
Filename: A_C_IMG1691.JPG
Slide Index: 7370700376_d45e4f80ec_o.jpg
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Portrait
Shot: An inflorescence and leaves. Photographer's note: "One of the common names for this plant is pigweed. It is not native to the eastern U.S. The species is hardy and invades crop fields. It has become famous because it has apparently become resistant to the herbicides normally used to control it."
Date Taken: 2012-06-12
NPIN Image Id: 42716

Image Verification

This image has been verified.
By: Joseph A. Marcus
Date: 2014-10-13

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