Swaziland's Alien Plants Database

Bidens bipinnata L.
Spanish needles, cobbler's pegs, beggar's ticks, black fellows, black jack, bur marigold, pitchfork, Spanish black jack, sweet hearts, soapbush needles, beggar lice
Disturbed areas, Minor problem species
Origin: Eurasia
Growth Form: Herb
Plant Description: Plant: Annual, erect, branched, up to 1.2 m high, with stout taproot.
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More information:
NRCS Plants Database


USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. Illustrated flora of the northern states and Canada.

Photo - flowers/leaves

William S. Justice @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database

Photo - flower

Thomas G. Barnes @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Barnes, T.G. & S.W. Francis. 2004. Wildflowers and ferns of Kentucky. University Press of Kentucky.

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