Axyris amaranthoides

Family:Chenopodiaceae
Species:Axyris amaranthoides L.
Common Name:Russian-pigweed, upright axyris
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Growth Habit:Forb/herb
Duration:Annual
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:This apparently does not persist in New York, but it is classified by the Flora of North America as "an invasive and problematic weed, especially in crops of cereal grains." It is possible that this is true for New York also, but the problem is under reported.
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Not Persisting, Not Native, SE (State Rank), GNR (Global Rank)
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Classification

Division Magnoliophyta - Flowering Plants
Class Magnoliopsida
Sub Class Caryophyllidae
Order Caryophyllales
FamilyChenopodiaceae
Genus Axyris
Species Axyris amaranthoides L. - Russian-pigweed, upright axyris

Citation

Citation Axyris amaranthoides Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 2: 979. 1753.
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Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany  NYFA_1990    
Albany1950 NYS    
Livingston  NYFA_1990    

Synonyms

No synonyms exist for this species.