Amaranthus tuberculatus (Moq.) J.D.Sauer
Family: Amaranthaceae
rough-fruited amaranth,  more...
[Acnida altissima Riddell ex Moq.,  more]
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Corey Raimond  
Etymology: Amaranthus: from the Greek amarantos for "unfading," referring to the long-lasting flowers
Plants: erect or drooping, annual, up to 6' tall forb with many branches
Flowers: red to brown, tiny, 0-5-parted; inflorescence of many densely-flowered, rounded, usually separated spikes from the leaf axils and at the end of the stem
Habitat: moist; usually ditches and shores
Conservation Status: Native
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Kitty Kohout  
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Robert Bierman  
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Emmet J. Judziewicz  
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Donald Pratt  
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Corey Raimond  
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Christopher Noll  
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