Spoonleaf Purple Everlasting (Gamochaeta purpurea)


Gamochaeta Purpurea, or more commonly know as Spoonleaf Purple Everlasting, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Gamochaeta. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Gamochaeta Purpurea or Spoonleaf Purple Everlasting's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Hawaii, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, North Carolina, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Gamochaeta
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Order: Asterales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual Biennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) HI (I) CAN (N)
  • State T/E Status: MA (E) ME (PX)
  • State T/E Common Name: MA (purple cudweed) ME (purple cudweed)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: UPL FACU
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(UPL) 2(UPL) 3(FACU) 5(UPL) 6(FACU*) 7(FACU*) 9(NI) 0(FACU*) C(NI*) H(UPL)

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