Wild Quinine (Parthenium integrifolium)

  • Wild Quinine (Parthenium Integrifolium)
    Credit: Adamantios | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0 GFDL
  • Wild Quinine (Parthenium Integrifolium)
    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
  • Wild Quinine (Parthenium Integrifolium)
    Credit: SEWilco | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL

Parthenium Integrifolium, or more commonly know as Wild Quinine, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Parthenium. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Parthenium Integrifolium or Wild Quinine's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Parthenium
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Order: Asterales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N)
  • State T/E Status: MD (E) MN (E) PA (X) WI (T)
  • State T/E Common Name: MD (American feverfew) MN (wild quinine) PA (American fever-few) WI (American fever-few)

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