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Yellow Joyweed (Alternanthera flavescens)

Yellow Joyweed (Alternanthera Flavescens) http://www.sagebud.com/yellow-joyweed-alternanthera-flavescens
Credit: Louise Wolff (darina) | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5,2.0,1.0 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
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Alternanthera Flavescens, or more commonly know as Yellow Joyweed, is a subshrub forb/herb of the genus Alternanthera. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Alternanthera Flavescens or Yellow Joyweed's floral region is North America US Lower 48, Puerto Rico and The Virgin Islands, specifically in the state of Florida.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Alternanthera
  • Family: Amaranthaceae
  • Order: Caryophyllales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Subshrub Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) PR (N) VI (N)




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