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Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
CHENOPODIACEAE
Mexican tea
Disturbed areas, Minor problem species
Origin: Tropical America
Growth Form: Herb
Plant Description: bushy upright perennial to 1m, with yellow-green, elliptic, toothed leaves and amber-coloured glandular hairs. It smells strongly of turpentine and ants when crushed.
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