Prostrate Globe-amaranth (Gomphrena celosioides)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 4 to 6 inches
Plant Spread: Prostrate, decumbent; mat forming to 12 inches
Fruit: Other: Achene containing a single, shiny brown seed.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Other: Pinkish-white
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Underground structures: Taproot


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Location: Atlantic Forest, Paraty, SE BrazilDate: 2014-12-28
By bonitin
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Weed by Sonoferic May 26, 2017 4:46 PM 14
Another one from my neighbor's property by mellielong Sep 27, 2015 9:50 AM 21

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