Amaranthus caudatus

Family:Amaranthaceae
Species:Amaranthus caudatus L.
Common Name:love-lies-bleeding, purple amaranth, foxtail amaranth
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Growth Habit:Forb/herb
Duration:Annual
Category:Vascular
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Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Not Native, SE (State Rank), GNR (Global Rank)
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Classification

Division Magnoliophyta - Flowering Plants
Class Magnoliopsida
Sub Class Caryophyllidae
Order Caryophyllales
FamilyAmaranthaceae
Genus Amaranthus
Species Amaranthus caudatus L. - love-lies-bleeding, purple amaranth, foxtail amaranth

Citation

Citation Amaranthus caudatus Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 990. 1753.
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Type: Without data, (lectotype: LINN 1117.26). Lectotypified C. C. Townsend, in Nadir & Ali, Fl. W. Pakistan 71: 10. 1974.

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Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Kings1992 BKL
BKL00032346
Herbarium Name Used: Amaranthus caudatus
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk  NYFA_1990    
Suffolk1940 NYS    
Suffolk1959 NYS    
Suffolk1962 NYS    
Warren  NYFA_1990    
Warren1892 NYS    

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Amaranthus edulis Amaranthus edulis Speg.