Swaziland's Alien Plants Database

Achyranthes aspera L. var. pubescens (Moq.) C.C.Towns.
AMARANTHACEAE
Invasive, Minor problem species
Origin: Possibly Africa, now pantropical
Growth Form: Herb
Plant Description: Leaf blades elliptic, ovate, or broadly ovate, 4-20 2-5 cm, base rounded or narrowed, apex acuminate. Tepals 6-7 mm. Utricles 3-4 mm.
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Comments: Suspected/Possible

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Humphreys, F Australian National Botanic Gardens

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