Swaziland's Alien Plants Database

Acanthospermum hispidum DC.
ASTERACEAE
bristly starbur, upright starbur, starburr
Disturbed areas, Minor problem species
Origin: Tropical America
Growth Form: Herb
Plant Description: Erect subherbaceous annual, 0.3-0.6 m high. Leaves opposite. Fruit spiny, crowned with 2 horns.
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K Braun, Swaziland's Alien Plants Database

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The Weeds Society of Western Australia

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