Swaziland's Alien Plants Database

Galinsoga ciliata (Raf.) S.F.Blake
Peruvian daisy, hairy galinsoga, ciliate galinsoga, galinsoga, quickweed, shaggy soldier
Unknown, Minor problem species
Origin: South America
Growth Form: Herb
Plant Description: Key characteristics: leaves are egg-shaped and pointed with prominent veins. All parts of the foliage are densely hairy. leaf margins contain coarse teeth. Dense hair covers the seed and the length is just greater than 1.0 mm. A thick pappus attached to the terminal facilitates wind dispersal.
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NRCS Plants Database

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K Braun, Swaziland's Alien Plants Database

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K Braun, Swaziland's Alien Plants Database

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