Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Amaranthus hybridus L. image
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Donald Pratt

Donald Pratt
Family Amaranthaceae
Amaranthus hybridus L.
green amaranth, green pigweed, smooth amaranth, smooth pigweed
Amaranthus: from the Greek amarantos for "unfading," referring to the long-lasting flowers
hybridus: hybrid
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Status: Introduced - adventive
Plant: annual forb
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Amaranthus chlorostachys Willd.
Amaranthus incurvatus Tim. ex Gren. & Godr.
Amaranthus patulus Bertol.

         
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