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purple amaranth
Amaranthus blitum
Amaranthus blitum
purple amaranth Atriplex/Chenopodium
Amaranthus blitum Amaranthaceae
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common names
  purple amaranth
  Guernsey pigweed
accepted scientific name
  Amaranthus blitum L.
rules for finding collection records
  Amaranthus ascendens (2)
  Amaranthus blitum (516)
  Amaranthus lividus (63)
family name
  Amaranthaceae
Image Author: ©2009 Luigi Rignanese
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Five petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of February thru end of November

Plant Showiness (27%)
base map where plant found
mag select

Riparian
Disturbed
Sand
Native Plant Status
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native Not Native
native Not Present