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Amaranthus blitum
purple amaranth Atriplex/Chenopodium
Amaranthus blitum Amaranthaceae
common names
  purple amaranth
  Guernsey pigweed
accepted scientific name
  Amaranthus blitum L.
rules for finding collection records
  Amaranthus ascendens (2)
  Amaranthus blitum (235)
  Amaranthus lividus (12)
family name
Image Author: ©2009 Luigi Rignanese
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Five petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of April thru end of November

How Likely at this Location (15%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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