Horseweed
Conyza canadensis Aster Family
(c) Patrick J. Alexander
(c) Patrick J. Alexander

Growth Form: Herb

Flower Color: White

Leaf Arrangement: Alternate

Leaf/Leaflet Shape: Lance-shaped

Ecological Management Units Where Present (by number): George Robert White Environmental Conservation Center (1), Western Field (2), Successional Field (5), South Side (6), Canterbury Brook Corridor (8)

Total Number of EMUs: 5

Status in Massachusetts: Native

Notes: Flowers negligible, Leaves may appear to be opposite




Credits: Morola Adjibodou, the Boston Nature Center and the EFG Project at UMass Boston