red stems, green "stickers", approximately three feet tall
Cultivo de amaranto. Al fondo, se puede apreciar el Volcán La Malinche
Flor aterciopelada, color fucsia.
assuming this is the correct genus but don't know what species, looks different than ones I am familiar with; any ID help appreciated
Alrededor de sus hojas y en sus tallos tenía un color parecido al vino y sus hojas eran de color gris oscuro.
drawdown zone; dried specimen (also like Parietaria)
Hong Kong Park
Common on the receding lake bed of Lake Travis.
I was thinking this was going to be A. caracasana, but the flower clusters have no spiny bracts, and it doesn't look at all like A. polygonoides.
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.