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    • Amaranthaceae
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    • Amarantos, espinacas, betabeles y parientes
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    • Amaranths

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snake Cotton Froelichia floridana

Observer

jim-botany

Date

July 29, 2015

Description

Local name = Field snake-cotton.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

tumbleweed Amaranthus albus

Observer

cedric_lee

Date

July 30, 2015 03:48 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

tumbleweed Amaranthus albus

Observer

microm

Date

July 29, 2015

Place

Anza, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

A nasty plant invading the area very fast and no one seems to care to remove it after a rain or before it scatters its seeds.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

tumbleweed Amaranthus albus

Observer

cedric_lee

Date

July 29, 2015 03:12 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Snake Cotton Froelichia floridana

Observer

connlindajo

Date

July 28, 2015 11:45 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Palmer's amaranth Amaranthus palmeri

Observer

krancmm

Date

July 27, 2015 10:45 AM CDT

Description

Not sure if this is correct ID. Sam, where are you?!

Photos / Sounds

What

Khakiweed Alternanthera caracasana

Observer

sambiology

Date

July 28, 2015 09:09 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Drummond's Snake-cotton Froelichia drummondii

Observer

natureranger

Date

July 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Slender Snakecotton Froelichia gracilis

Observer

jim-botany

Date

July 26, 2015

Description

Local name = Slender snake-cotton. In unmown grass or park.

Photos / Sounds

What

Amaranth Genus Amaranthus

Observer

sambiology

Date

July 27, 2015

Description

Will have to key this amaranth out later on... It was a big one -- like 2.5 m tall.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

tumbleweed Amaranthus albus

Observer

glmory

Date

July 25, 2015 11:13 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Palmer's amaranth Amaranthus palmeri

Observer

sambiology

Date

July 25, 2015 12:17 PM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Amaranthaceae, the Amaranth family, represent the most species-rich lineage within the flowering plant order of Caryophyllales. Now including the former goosefoot family (Chenopodiaceae), the extended family contains approximately 180 genera and 2,500 species.

No range data available.