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Amaranthus powellii (Powell's amaranth)
Smith, R.W.

Amaranthus powellii

Amaranthus powellii S. Watson

Powell's Amaranth, Green Amaranth, Powell's Smooth Amaranth

Amaranthaceae (Amaranth Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: AMPO2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Flower: Flowers are green, often with reddish tinge.
Size Class: 1-3 ft. , 3-6 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red , Green
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec

Distribution

USA: AR , AZ , CA , CO , CT , DC , DE , FL , IA , ID , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MS , MT , NC , NE , NH , NJ , NM , NV , NY , OH , OK , OR , PA , RI , SC , SD , TX , UT , VA , VT , WA , WI , WV , WY
Canada: AB , BC , ON , PE , QC , SK

Additional resources

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

Metadata

Record Modified: 2015-02-10
Research By: JAM

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