Taxon: Celosia argentea L.

 
Genus: Celosia
Family: Amaranthaceae
Nomen number: 9743
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:205. 1753
Name Verified on: 11-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Mar-2004
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 34 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Other:

    . exact native range obscure, perhaps India

    Naturalized:

    . widely natzd. tropical weed

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