Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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cobbler's pegs
Bidens pilosa
Bidens pilosa
cobbler's pegs Aster Family
Bidens pilosa Asteraceae
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English common names
  •cobbler's pegs
  •Spanish needle
Spanish common names
accepted scientific name
  •Bidens pilosa L.
rules for finding collection records
  •Bidens alba (14)
  •Bidens odorata (0)
  •Bidens pilosa (567)
family name
  • Asteraceae
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.3 inches
Number of ray petals: 0 to 8
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed All Year
Native to South America

How Likely at this Location (78%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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