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Ragweed
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Ambrosia artemisiifolia

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Shrub


Ambrosia Genus

Location


Origin: North America

U.S. Distribution: Eastern and North Central

Habitat: Roadsides, pastures, wasteplaces

Soils: Adaptable, but prefers dry soils



General Information


Family: Compositae


Height: 1-4 ft

Foliage: Alternate, bipinnate

Flowers: Male flowers at the tips of branches in inverted racemes, female flowers at the bases of leaves and in forks of branches

Bloom time: August - September




This pest causes problems by:
Other: Hated by allergy sufferers, sheds abundant pollen
How to get rid of it:




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