Chenopodium aristatum L.
  • Sp. Pl.

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Chenopodium aristatum L. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 14 Apr 2021'

General Information

"Branching, glabrous or granular-scaberulous annual to 3 dm, turning red in autumn; lvs linear or narrowly elliptic, entire, to 6 cm × 8 mm; fls individually solitary in the forks of the diffusely and slenderly branched axillary dichasial cymes, the ultimate branches appearing as slender spines 1–4 mm; sep 5; seeds horizontal to erect, dull blackish, 0.6–0.7 mm wide. Native to c. and e. Asia, locally established as a weed in Mich."

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    • 1 "Gleason, Henry A. & Cronquist, Arthur J. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. lxxv + 910 pp."
    • 2 Sp. Pl.

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    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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