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tropical burnweed
Erechtites valerianifolius
Erechtites valerianifolius
tropical burnweed Aster Family
Erechtites valerianifolius Asteraceae
common names
  tropical burnweed
accepted scientific name
  Erechtites valerianifolius (Link ex Spreng.) DC.
rules for finding collection records
  Erechtites valerianifolia (74)
  Erechtites valerianifolius (72)
family name
  • Asteraceae
Image Author: Forest And Kim Starr
Image License: CC BY
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed All Year
Not native. Naturalized.

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
Links to Plant Photos
Starr Environmental (20)
SEINet (1)
where plant found
mag select

grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Erechtites valerianifolius   (Link ex Spreng.) DC.   (TSN: 37322, Index: 696)

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