Amaranthus hybridus var. erythrostachys

Amaranthus hybridus var. erythrostachys Amaranthus hybridus var. erythrostachys Amaranthus hybridus var. erythrostachys

Amaranthus hybridus var. erythrostachys - Annual herb, up to 2 (-3) m tall, frequently reddish-tinted throughout; stems stout, angular, glabrous. Leaves glabrous; petioles up to 15 cm; lamina 3-19 (-30) x 1.5-8 (-12) cm. Flowers unisexual, in yellowish, green, reddish or purple, in cymose clusters; panicle up to 45 x 25 cm; perianth segments 5, 1.5-3.5 mm. Capsule subglobose, 2-3 mm. Seed black and shining or pale, 0.75-1.25 mm.

Scientific Name Amaranthus hybridus var. erythrostachys
Family Name AMARANTHACEAE
English Name Careless weed,Tumbleweed
Local Name Rana thampala (රණතම්පලා)
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status
Status Naturalized Exotic
Edible Parts Leaves and Young stems

Amaranthus hybridus var. erythrostachys Amaranthus hybridus var. erythrostachys Amaranthus hybridus var. erythrostachys

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