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Alternanthera sessilis
sessile joyweed Atriplex/Chenopodium
Alternanthera sessilis Amaranthaceae
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common name
  sessile joyweed
accepted scientific name
  Alternanthera sessilis (L.) R. Br. ex DC.
rules for finding collection records
  Alternanthera sessilis (86)
family name
  Amaranthaceae
Image Author: ©2009 Forest And Kim Starr
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Category: Wildflowers, Aquatic Plants
Flowers: No obvious petals, Five petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed beginning of June thru 3rd week of November

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Wikipedia
eFloras.org
Jepson
SEINet (2)
USDA PLANTS profile
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Riparian
Disturbed
Forest
Native Plant Status
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native Not Native
native Not Present

Invasive in some regions.
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