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Parthenium integrifolium var. integrifolium

Parthenium integrifolium L. var. integrifolium

Wild Quinine

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Parthenium integrifolium var. henryanum


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 3 feet tall.
Fruit: Fruit is a cypsela (pl. cypselae). Though technically incorrect, the fruit is often referred to as an achene.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Yellow
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep
Bloom Notes: Florets off-white to yellowish-white.


USA: AL , AR , CT , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , MI , MN , MO , MS , NC , NY , OH , OK , PA , SC , TN , TX , VA , WI , WV

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Parthenium integrifolium var. integrifolium in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Parthenium integrifolium var. integrifolium in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Parthenium integrifolium var. integrifolium


Record Modified: 2019-05-17
Research By: CBR

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