Pineland Threeseed Mercury (Acalypha ostryifolia)


Acalypha Ostryifolia, or more commonly know as Pineland Threeseed Mercury, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Acalypha. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Acalypha Ostryifolia or Pineland Threeseed Mercury's floral region is North America US Lower 48, Puerto Rico and The Virgin Islands, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Acalypha
  • Family: Euphorbiaceae
  • Order: Euphorbiales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) PR (N) VI (N)
  • PLANTS Invasive Status: KY SWSS

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