Good King Henry (Chenopodium bonus-henricus)


Chenopodium Bonus-Henricus, or more commonly know as Good King Henry, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Chenopodium. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Chenopodium Bonus-Henricus or Good King Henry's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Connecticut, Delaware, Iowa, Illinois, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Utah and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Chenopodium
  • Family: Chenopodiaceae
  • Order: Caryophyllales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I) CAN (I)

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