prostrate pigweed


: a prostrate or decumbent annual plant (Amaranthus blitoides) native to western North America but established as a weed elsewhere especially in waste places and neglected fields having alternate simple spatulate leaves and small greenish flowers in axillary clusters

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“Prostrate pigweed.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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