Common Globe Amaranth (Gomphrena globosa)


Gomphrena Globosa, or more commonly know as Common Globe Amaranth, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Gomphrena. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Gomphrena Globosa or Common Globe Amaranth's floral region is North America US Lower 48, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and The Virgin Islands, specifically in the states of Hawaii, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas and Virginia.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Gomphrena
  • Family: Amaranthaceae
  • Order: Caryophyllales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I) HI (I) PR (I) VI (I)

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