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Triffid Weed

Chromolaena odorata (L.) R. King & H. Rob.

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Chromolaena odorata (Triffid Weed) is a species of shrub in the family Asteraceae. They are climbers. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to Alagoas, Rio De Janeiro, GoiáS, Venezuela, Saint Lucia, AmazôNia, Tocantins, Pará, Piauí, Honduras, Trinidad And Tobago, Maranhao, Puerto Rico, Santa Catarina, Suriname, Distrito Federal, Saint Kitts And Nevis, Guatemala, Central America, Cuba, U.S. Virgin Islands, Bahia, Bolivia, Paraná, Roraima, The Americas, ParaíBa, Ceará, US Minor Outlying Islands, Grenada, French Guiana, RondôNia, Peru, Brazil, Pantanal, Caatinga, Mexico, Guyana, Mato Grosso Do Sul, Pampa, Saint Vincent And The Grenadines, Guadeloupe, Dominica, The Dominican Republic, Uruguay, El Salvador, Rio Grande Do Sul, Panama, Jamaica, Pernambuco, Haiti, Costa Rica, Amapá, Colombia, Paraguay, Sergipe, Espirito Santo, Rio Grande Do Norte, Ecuador, Acre (Brazil), SãO Paulo, Nicaragua, The Contiguous United States, Argentina, Cerrado, Mata Atlântica, Mato Grosso, Minas Gerais, and North America. They have simple, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by NO NAME!, NO NAME!, NO NAME!, and Sachem. Individuals can grow to 2.6 m.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Triffid weed. View this species on GBIF