Bidens pilosa (Hairy Beggarticks) is a species of shrub in the family Asteraceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to Venezuela, Brazil, Montserrat, Uruguay, Mexico, Costa Rica, Chile, Colombia, Guyana, Martinique, Saint Vincent And The Grenadines, Ecuador, Jamaica, Suriname, Argentina, Haiti, Saint Lucia, Antigua And Barbuda, French Guiana, Nicaragua, Peru, El Salvador, Panama, Dominica, Saint Kitts And Nevis, Cuba, Solomon Islands, Bolivia, Guatemala, The Dominican Republic, Honduras, Belize, Guadeloupe, Barbados, and Puerto Rico. They have compound, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Heriades leavitti Crawford 1913, Coelioxys modesta Smith 1854, Agapostemon splendens (Lepeletier 1841), and Augochloropsis metallica (Fabricius 1793). Individuals can grow to 1.8 m.
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