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    • Ambrosia
    • Acanthambrosia
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    • ragweed

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

silver burr ragweed Ambrosia chamissonis

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

In seed.

Photos / Sounds

What

giant ragweed Ambrosia trifida

Observer

connlindajo

Date

June 11, 2015 10:52 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

ragweed Genus Ambrosia

Observer

glmory

Date

June 29, 2015 05:55 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

western ragweed Ambrosia psilostachya

Observer

jaykeller

Date

June 27, 2015 12:11 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

western ragweed Ambrosia psilostachya

Observer

jaykeller

Date

June 27, 2015 11:00 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

western ragweed Ambrosia psilostachya

Observer

jaykeller

Date

June 27, 2015 11:29 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

ragweed Genus Ambrosia

Observer

cedric_lee

Date

June 28, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

ragweed Genus Ambrosia

Observer

cedric_lee

Date

June 27, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

giant ragweed Ambrosia trifida

Observer

connlindajo

Date

June 25, 2015 08:30 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

silver burr ragweed Ambrosia chamissonis

Observer

gbentall

Date

June 26, 2015 11:15 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

common ragweed Ambrosia artemisiifolia

Observer

jim-botany

Date

June 26, 2015

Description

Local name = Little ragweed.

Photos / Sounds

What

western ragweed Ambrosia psilostachya

Date

June 25, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

In ancient Greek mythology, ambrosia (Greek: ἀμβροσία) is sometimes the food or drink of the Greek gods (or demigods), often depicted as conferring ageless immortality upon whoever consumed it. It was brought to the gods in Olympus by doves, so it may have been thought of in the Homeric tradition as a kind of divine exhalation of the Earth.

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