Plants of USA and Canada

Celosia nitida Vahl



PLANT PROFILE  : (*)

Name: Celosia nitida Vahl
Nomencl. ref.: Symb. Bot. (Vahl) iii. 44. 1794

Rank: species


Common names

US name U.S. name: West Indian cock's comb

Grown habit: Forb/herb, Subshrub
Duration: Perennial
 

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(*) Source: USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA
 

 




Distribution in USA and Canada

USA (FL, TX), USA+ (PR, VI)

Distributional map for Celosia nitida Vahl
Map for Celosia nitida Vahl
USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA


TAXONOMY

Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
Superdivision: Spermatophyta
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Caryophyllidae
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Amaranthaceae


Genus: Celosia


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