Sticky Snakeroot (Ageratina adenophora)


Ageratina Adenophora, or more commonly know as Sticky Snakeroot, is a subshrub forb/herb of the genus Ageratina. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Ageratina Adenophora or Sticky Snakeroot's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Hawaii, specifically in the states of California and Hawaii.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Ageratina
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Order: Asterales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Subshrub Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I) HI (I)
  • Federal Noxious Status: NW
  • Federal Noxious Common Name: crofton weed
  • State Noxious Status: AL (CAW) CA (Q) FL (NW) HI (NW) MA (P) MN (PNW) NC (CAW) OR (Q) SC (PP) VT (CAW)
  • State Noxious Common Name: AL (crofton weed) CA (crofton weed) FL (crofton weed) HI (croftonweed Maui pamakani) MA (crofton weed) MN (crofton weed) NC (sticky snakeroot) OR (crofton weed) SC (croftonweed) VT (crofton weed)
  • PLANTS Invasive Status: Cal-IPC HEAR STATE US

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