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globe amaranth
Gomphrena martiana
globe amaranth Atriplex/Chenopodium
Gomphrena martiana Amaranthaceae
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English common name
  •globe amaranth
Spanish common names
  •yerba del pollo
  •yuyo blanco
accepted scientific name
  •Gomphrena martiana Gillies ex Moq.
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  •Gomphrena martiana (76)
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Round clusters of flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.5 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Opposite, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of November thru end of June

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Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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