Stinking Chamomile (Anthemis cotula)

  • Stinking Chamomile (Anthemis Cotula)
    Credit: Britton, N.L., and A. Brown | An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. Courtesy of Kentucky Native Plant Society. | License: PD USDA NRCS
  • Stinking Chamomile (Anthemis Cotula)
    Credit: Stickpen | Own work by uploader | License: PD
  • Stinking Chamomile (Anthemis Cotula)
    Credit: Stickpen | Own work by uploader | License: PD Old
  • Stinking Chamomile (Anthemis Cotula)
    Credit: Martin Cilenšek | Scan from Naše škodljive rastl... (1892) | License: PD Old

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

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Anthemis
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Order: Asterales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I) AK (I) HI (I) CAN (I)
  • State Noxious Status: CO (BW) NV (NW)
  • State Noxious Common Name: CO (mayweed chamomile) NV (mayweed chamomile)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: UPL FACU+
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FACU-) 2(FACU-) 3(FACU) 4(FACU) 5(FACU) 6(FACU) 7(UPL) 8(FACU+) 9(FACU) 0(FACU) A(FACU) H(NI)

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