Colorado Greenthread (Thelesperma ambiguum)


Thelesperma Ambiguum, or more commonly know as Colorado Greenthread, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Thelesperma. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Thelesperma Ambiguum or Colorado Greenthread's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas and Wyoming.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Thelesperma
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Order: Asterales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N)

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