Flower Database

American Wormseed

Basic information
Flower Name
American Wormseed
Formal Name
Chenopodium ambrosioides l. var. anthelminthicum
Alias
Wormseed goosefoot, 亜米利加有田草, American Wormseed
Habitat
South America
Morph
A year of grass
Comment
American Wormseed (scientific name: Chenopodium ambrosioides L. var. anthelminthicum) is annual wild spinach of the family amaranthaceae native to South America. It is a variety of the Chenopodium ambrosioides. There was herb for removal of roundworms Chenopodium oil from in the past and in the current strong toxic effect. Now it cannot be used and is treated as wild grass.
A generic name: American Wormseed,scientific name: Chenopodium ambrosioides L. var. anthelminthicum, Another name: Wormseed goosefoot, place of origin: South America, height of a rice plant: 30-90 cm, a stem color: Red, leaf shape: A lancet arch, a leaf relationship: Is jaggedness; an amphibious flower, a femininity flower, inflorescence form: A spike, a corolla: Capitula, a color of a flower: Green, flowering season: For from July to September, fruit development: From September to October.
Detailed information
Order
Caryophyllales
Family
Amaranthaceae
Genus
Dysphania
Species
D. ambrosioides
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Spike Inflorescence
Petal shape
capitate corolla
Leaf type
Lanceolate
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Plain/fleet
Color
Green
Season
Jul Aug Sep
Height
50  ~ 90  [cm]
Diameter
0.1  ~ 0.2