Coatbuttons (Tridax procumbens)


Tridax Procumbens, or more commonly know as Coatbuttons, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Tridax. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Tridax Procumbens or Coatbuttons's floral region is North America US Lower 48, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and The Virgin Islands, specifically in the states of Florida and Hawaii.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Tridax
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Order: Asterales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I) HI (I) PR (I) VI (I)
  • Federal Noxious Status: NW
  • Federal Noxious Common Name: coat buttons
  • State Noxious Status: AL (CAW) CA (Q) FL (NW) MA (P) MN (PNW) NC (CAW) OR (Q) SC (PP) VT (CAW)
  • State Noxious Common Name: AL (coat buttons) CA (coat buttons) FL (coat buttons) MA (coat buttons) MN (coat buttons) NC (coatbuttons) OR (coat buttons) SC (coatbuttons tridax daisy) VT (coat buttons)
  • PLANTS Invasive Status: STATE US

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