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Pilea pumila var. pumila

Pilea pumila (L.) A. Gray var. pumila

Canadian Clearweed

Urticaceae (Nettle Family)

Synonym(s): Adicea pumila, Urtica pumila


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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Green


USA: AL , AR , CT , DC , DE , FL , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MS , NC , ND , NE , NH , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , RI , SC , SD , TN , VA , VT , WI , WV
Canada: NB , NS , PE

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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