Lamb's Quarters
Chenopodium album Goosefoot Family
(c) Jennifer Forman Orth
(c) Jennifer Forman Orth

Growth Form: Herb

Flower Color: Green, Red

Leaf Arrangement: Alternate

Leaf/Leaflet Shape: Toothed

Habitat Type: Common

Ecological Management Units Where Present (by number): George Robert White Environmental Conservation Center (1), Western Field (2), Successional Field (5), South Side (6), Composting Site (9)

Total Number of EMUs: 5

Status in Massachusetts: Introduced

Notes: Gray tint to underside of leaves




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