A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. Pigweed (English). Common names: Mbowa (Shona) Mohwa (Shona) Mowa (Shona) Pigweed (English) 1, (‘Ibugo’) ìnìnè ḿmē (NWT) (NIGERIA, IGBO), Burkill, H.M. 1985. lividus: Dull grey Assamese. Amaranthus lividus subsp. Botanical Name : Amaranthus lividus L. Synonyms : Amaranthusb litum subsp., oleraceus (L.) Costea Common Name : Tandaljo, Ukadi Bhaji, Varsad ni Bhaji Plant Family : Amaranthaceae Plant Form : Herb Occurrence (Special Areas) : Indroda Park About Amaranthus lividus Plant : Habit : A tall erect succulent herb, procumbent, 15 - 40 cm high. Amaranthus mangostanus is a ANNUAL growing to 1.5 m (5ft). polygonoides Moq. polygonoides Moq. Point of Contact: itiswebmaster@itis.gov. Thell [family AMARANTHACEAE], Filed as Amaranthus lividus L. subsp. Mowa (Shona) Inflorescences slender terminal spikes or panicles and also axillary clusters, in some forms only axillary clusters are present; spikes erect or sometimes reflexed, green, leafless at least distally. The plant is self-fertile. Thell. Click below on a thumbnail map or name … var. Amaranthus gets its unusual common name from the ropelike deep magenta flower stalks. polygonoides (Moq.) var. An easy-to-grow annual with a big garden presence, amaranthus is tricky to find in the garden center but can be grown from seed. (Zollinger) Thellung. Amaranthus spinosus, commonly known as the spiny amaranth, spiny pigweed, prickly amaranth or thorny amaranth, is a plant is native to the tropical Americas, but is present on most continents as an introduced species and sometimes a noxious weed.It can be a serious weed of rice cultivation in Asia. As Amaranthus lividus = Amaranthus blitum L. subsp. The name Amaranthus lividus has been widely used for A. blitum, in addition to other Linnaean names (see F. Fillias et al. Some literature records of A. blitum from southern regions of North America are misidentifications of A. viridis, and vice versa; because of that the distributions of these two species in the flora area require critical reassessment. Photograph by: Ton Rulkens. Townsend, C.C. The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vol. It is in leaf from April to October, in flower in August, and the seeds ripen in September. tropical amaranth. The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vol. Amaranthus lividus L. Amaranthus ascendens Loisel. ©2000-2020 ITHAKA. 3 vols. The flower stalks emerge midsummer and lengthen until the first frost. Pl. polygonoides. 1, bredo femea (EPdS) (GUINEA-BISSAU, CRIOULO), Burkill, H.M. 1985. 4, wild amaranth, green amaranth., Burkill, H.M. 1985. Brown. Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Bibliographic References. lividus [family AMARANTHACEAE], Filed as Amaranthus lividus L. subsp. It is frost tender. JSTOR is part of ITHAKA, a not-for-profit organization helping the academic community use digital technologies to preserve the scholarly record and to advance research and teaching in sustainable ways. 1, mbum bu digèn = female spinach (JGA) (SENEGAL, WOLOF), Burkill, H.M. 1985. "Amaranth" derives from Greek ἀμάραντος (amárantos), "unfading", with the Greek word for "flower", ἄνθος (ánthos), factoring into the word's development as amaranth, the unfading flower. The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vol. Leaves of the subspecies oleraceus. [family AMARANTHACEAE], Type of Euxolus viridis DC. Results. Probst : Amaranthus lividus var. [family AMARANTHACEAE], Type? Amaranthus lividus forma pseudogracilis Amaranthus lividus Linnaeus, forma pseudogracilis Thellung, in Ascherson & Graebner, Syn. polygonoides (Moq.) ascendens (Lois.) amaranthus: From the Greek a- ‘without’ or ‘lacking’ and maraino ‘to fade’, meaning unfading and referring to the durability of the flowers of some species. & Timberlake, J. 1980; J. P. M. Brenan and C. C. Townsend 1980; R. K. Brummitt 1984). Priszter Amaranthus lividus L. var. Amaranthus lividus L. Images from the web. The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vol. Amaranthus lividus L. Synonym. Thell. The species name Amaranthus lividus may refer to: Amaranthus lividus L. = Amaranthus blitum L. Amaranthus lividus Roxb. (eds) (2004), Mbowa (Shona) It is hardy to zone (UK) 5 and is not frost tender. Photo: Bart WurstenCnr Lanner/Teviotdale Ave, Borrowdale Common. 1913. The results can also be downloaded as a CSV file (Unicode UTF-8 encoding).. See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions. Search Google Appliance Enter the terms you wish to search for. Synonyms: Amaranthus adscendens Loisel. It is in leaf from April to October, in flower from June to August, and the seeds ripen from July to September. Amaranthaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(1) Pages 48 - 59. Mapaura, A. Amarant is an archaic variant. & Timberlake, J. (Moquin-Tandon) Probst. Overview. 1987. Stems angled or with longitudinal lines or ridges, green or brown, leaves alternate, broadly lance late to ovate, discolors, conspicuously veined beneath, up to 7 cm long, 4 cm wide. - select - English Finnish French Italian Spanish Swedish. Amaranthus viridis is a vigorous, erect, branched, annual plant growing 10 - 100cm tall. Pistillate flowers: tepals 3, elliptic or spatulate, not clawed, equal or subequal, 0.8–1.5 mm, margins entire, apex broadly acute; style branches erect; stigmas 3. Aztecs and peoples of other cultures consumed both the leafy greens and the seeds, and they used the plants as medicinal herbs and as a source of ceremonial face and body paint. Vernacular names [edit wikidata ... Tropicos link: Amaranthus blitum L. (Syn. (1988). SENEGAL : WOLOF mbum bu digèn = female spinach (JGA) GUINEA-BISSAU : CRIOULO bredo femea (EPdS) GUINEA : KISSI fondulo (FB) LOMA pélé uluzedigpoie (FB) MANDING-MANINKA boromonema (FB) GHANA : AKAN-ASANTE efai (Rattray) NIGERIA : EFIK ìnyàη˚ (RFGA) IGBO (‘Ibugo’) ìnìnè ḿmē (NWT) Sorting Amaranthus names Species on this page ( A = names approved by most authorities, s = approved as synonyms) : Amaranthus albus L. A; ... Amaranthus lividus L. convar. Click on each image to see a larger version and details of the record, Click on each item to see an explanation of that item (Note: opens a new window), Mapaura, A. Plants annual, glabrous. Townsend (1985, 1988) and Aellen and Akeroyd (1993) used the name A. lividus, but the Committee for Spermatophyta, meeting in 1984 (Taxon, 1984), decided that a choice between the two earliest Linnaean names (A. blitum and A. lividus) should depend on the name selected when they were first combined. Language. The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on 2012-03-23) which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Sp. (eds) (2004). [family AMARANTHACEAE], Type of Euxolus viridis (L.) Moq. polygonoides (Moq.) of Amaranthus polystachyus Willd. Seeds black or dark reddish brown, subglobose or broadly lenticular, (0.8–)1–1.8 mm diam., smooth, shiny, filling fruit almost completely. 1, Purple amaranth, Flora of North America Vol. 2: 4. polygonoides (Moquin-Tandon) Cattetero. click on a thumbnail to view an image, or see all the Amaranthus thumbnails at the Plants Gallery Britton, N.L., and A. Livid amaranth, Purple amaranth. Page designed through the cooperative efforts of interagency ITIS Teams. Stem : Branches pale - green in colour and smooth. Amaranthus blitum is a ANNUAL growing to 1 m (3ft 3in). Hosted by the USGS Core Science Analytics and Synthesis. Mohwa (Shona) 1, fondulo (FB) (GUINEA, KISSI), Burkill, H.M. 1985. 1, pélé uluzedigpoie (FB) (GUINEA, LOMA), Burkill, H.M. 1985. Amaranthus emarginatus Salzmann ex Uline & Bray, subsp. Quick facts. SubSpecies Varieties Races Amaranthus blitum subsp. The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vol. Widespread in warm temperate and tropical regions of New and Old Worlds. English. In Europe, it may be possible to distinguish two or three subspecies within Amaranthus blitum. oleraceus (L.) Costea This name is a synonym of Amaranthus blitum subsp. Amaranthus viridis Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae Clade: Tracheophytes Clade: Angiosperms Clade: Eudicots Order: Caryophyllales Family: Amaranthaceae Genus: Amaranthus Species: A. viridis Binomial name Amaranthus viridis L. Amaranthus viridis is a cosmopolitan species in the botanical family Amaranthaceae and is commonly known as slender amaranth or green amaranth. The upright form, A. blitum oleraceus (often called A. lividus) is a common weed and a much used wild leaf vegetable in the tropics. Central AmericaSouth AmericaEurasiaAfrica.USA Ala.USA Calif.USA Fla.USA Ga.USA La.USA Md.USA Mass.USA Miss.USA N.H.USA N.J.USA N.Y.USA N.C.USA OhioUSA Pa.USA S.C.USA Tex.USA UtahUSA Va.Canada Ont.Canada Que. All Rights Reserved. polygonoides Moq. Bracts of pistillate flowers lanceolate, inconspicuous, 0.5 mm, shorter than tepals. oleraceus (L.) Costea Ecuador (Galápagos Islands) Santa Cruz Group Santa Cruz Island introduced invasive Charles Darwin Foundation (2008) As Amaranthus lividus = Amaranthus blitum L. subsp. Amaranthus lividus L. Amaranthus lividus L. is a synonym of Amaranthus blitum subsp. 4, ìnyàη˚ (RFGA) (NIGERIA, EFIK), Burkill, H.M. 1985. The name Amaranthus lividus has been widely used for A. blitum, in addition to other Linnaean names (see F. Fillias et al. (Includes a picture). ARABIC : شدخ Shadakh. Photograph by: Lazaregagnidze. Probct. Amaranthus spinosus is an Annual herb with multi-branched, smooth, herbaceous annual growing to 2 ft. It is commonly called love-lies-bleeding or tassel flower. oleraceus (L.) Costea. 1, livid amaranth, Flora of North America Vol. Name. Amaranthus species Amaranthus blitum Name Homonyms Amaranthus lividus L. Amaranthus lividus Hook.f. 1, boromonema (FB) (GUINEA, MANDING-MANINKA), Burkill, H.M. 1985. Vol. [family AMARANTHACEAE], efai (Rattray) (GHANA, AKAN-ASANTE), Burkill, H.M. 1985. Stems ascending to prostrate, sometimes erect, simple or branched, sometimes radiating from base and forming mats, 0.1–0.6 m. Leaves: petiole usually equaling to 2 times as long as blade; blade ovate or obovate, 1–6 × 0.5–4 cm, base tapering or cuneate, margins entire, plane, apex distinctly emarginate to almost bilobate, mucronate. Filed as Amaranthus lividus L. [family AMARANTHACEAE], Filed as Amaranthus sp. ... Common Names. The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vol. The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vol. Common names English wild amaranth, green amaranth. The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vol. Amaranth Scientific name: Amaranthus powellii, or Amaranthus retroflexus, Amaranthus deflexus, Amaranthus lividus, Amaranthus graecizans, Amaranthus viridis Fl. = Amaranthus tricolor L. This is a disambiguation page; it lists other pages that would otherwise share the same title. BASIONYM: Amaranthus lividus Linnaeus, forma pseudogracilis Thellung 1914. Stem simple or branching from the base, more or less angular, mostly glabrous. JSTOR®, the JSTOR logo, JPASS®, Aluka®, and ITHAKA® are registered trademarks of ITHAKA. Euxolus viridis (L.) Moq. polygonoides. Utricles compressed, subglobose to obovate, 1.2–2.5(–3) mm, exceeding tepals, smooth or faintly rugose, indehiscent. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. 990 1753. Entry for Amaranthus blitum Linnaeus [family AMARANTHACEAE]. Thell., Amaranthus lividus L. var. Flowerhead of the cultivated subspecies oleraceus. Thell. Overview . subsp. The leaf axils bear pairs of fine and slender spines. The occurrence and distribution of infraspecific taxa of the A. blitum complex is insufficiently known in North America and requires additional floristic and taxonomic studies, although it appears that the most common is subsp. Amaranthus lividus ssp. polygoncides (Moq.) oleraceus (L.) Costea French Polynesia Society Islands Mehetia (Mahetia, Meetia) Island introduced Artportalen (plant) (2005) Synonymer. The species is monoecious (individual flowers are either male or female, but both sexes can be found on the same plant) and is pollinated by Wind. Leaves glabrous or with sparse hairs on the main veins below, long petiolate, up to 9 cm. Flower… Khutura sak. The name was first applied to the related Celosia (Amaranthus and Celosia share long-lasting dried flowers), as Amaranthus plants were not yet known in Europe. J. D. Hooker (1885) was apparently the first to unite Amaranthus blitum L. and A. lividus L., two names of equal priority, and he selected A. blitum Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project Threat status Europe: Not evaluated (IUCN) The EUNIS species component has very limited information about this species. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. Common names 凹葉野莧菜;凹頭莧 in language. Stems and leaves are smooth and hairless, sometimes shiny in appearance. [family AMARANTHACEAE], Filed as Amaranthus lividus L. subsp. It has been cultivated in Europe as a minor leaf-vegetable crop, but now it is declining and its range is becoming progressively smaller. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 16. The species is monoecious (individual flowers are either male or female, but both sexes can be found on the same plant) and is pollinated by Wind. ascendens (Lois.) Only three species are commonly grown as minor food crops in modern agriculture: … Photograph by: Dalgial. Occasionally the plant may become a short-lived perennial [ 299 Protabase - … 1980; J. P. M. Brenan and C. C. Townsend 1980; R. K. Brummitt 1984). The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vol. Common names. polygonoides (Moq.) 1. pseudogracilis (Thellung) Hugin, Willdenowia 16: 463. Amaranthus mucronatus Poir. In many temperate countries (in particular in Europe), A. blitum persists mostly as an uncommon and sporadic weed in greenhouses, ornamental gardens, and flower beds. Several species of amaranth have been used for food by Native Americans and pre-Columbian civilizations since prehistoric times. var. Amaranthus blitum is of tropical origin and not common in temperate regions. Annual herb, prostrate, decumbent or ascending. 0. Amaranthus angustifolius Lam., Amaranthus lividus L.) Amaranthus blitum species of plant. ascendens (Loisel.) Amaranthus lividus Roxb. Mitteleur. Amaranthus lividus var. Amaranthus blitum is of tropical origin and not common in temperate regions. The Plants Database includes the following 1 subspecies of Amaranthus graecizans . Staminate flowers clustered at tips of spikes; tepals 3; stamens 3. 14 plant name records match your search criteria Amaranthus lividus.The results are below.

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