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Genus: Eupatorium

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Asterids > Euasterid II > Order: Asterales > Family: Asteraceae > Tribe: Eupatorieae

Four species cultivated.

Species cultivated in southern Africa

List from Glen (2002).

Eupatorium atrorubens

[= Eupatorium sordidum]

Native to Mexico.

 

Eupatorium glandulosum

Native to Mexico and West Indies.

 

Eupatorium rugosum

Native to Ecuador.

 

Eupatorium vernale

Native to Mexico.

 

Publications

  • King, R.M. & Robinson, H. 1970. Ageratina. Phytologia 19,4: 211-216.

  

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