Green Amaranth
Amaranthus hybridus Amaranth Family
(c) Markus Hagenlocher
(c) Markus Hagenlocher

Growth Form: Herb

Flower Color: Green

Leaf Arrangement: Alternate

Leaf/Leaflet Shape: Egg-shaped

Habitat Type: Common

Ecological Management Units Where Present (by number): Successional Field (5), South Side (6)

Total Number of EMUs: 2

Status in Massachusetts: Native

Notes: Dark green and smooth

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