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WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Froelichia floridana var. campestris   FAMILY Amaranthaceae   Go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Froelichia floridana var. campestris   FAMILY Amaranthaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora of North America
Froelichia floridana

 

COMMON NAME:
Plains Cottonseed


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image of Froelichia floridana var. campestris, Plains Cottonseed

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_frca7_001_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Froelichia floridana var. campestris   FAMILY Amaranthaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Froelichia floridana var. campestris   FAMILY Amaranthaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora of North America
Froelichia floridana

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3483

Forb
Annual

Native: central & western US

Rare

Habitat: Sandy fields, other disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Bisexual
5-parted tubular calyx
Petals absent
5 stamens

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
White?
Utricle

 

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