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Tridax procumbens
Tridax procumbens
coatbuttons Aster Family
Tridax procumbens Asteraceae
common names
  cadillo chisaca
  coat buttons
accepted scientific name
  Tridax procumbens L.
rules for finding collection records
  Tridax procumbens (162)
family name
  • Asteraceae
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about .6 inches
Number of ray petals: 3 to 6
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed All Year
Introduced. Native to Central America.

How Likely at this Location (28%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
where plant found
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Accepted Scientific Name

Tridax procumbens   L.   (TSN: 38575, Index: 499)

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