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Erechtites minimus
Australian burnweed, toothed coast burnweed

Distribution: Occurring west of the Cascades crest in Washington; Washington to California.

Habitat: Roadsides, fields, riverbanks, ditches, wastelots, and other disturbed open areas at low elevations.

Flowers: June-September

Origin: Introduced from Australia

Growth Duration: Annual, Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Pollination: Bees, flies, beetles, wasps


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Accepted Name:
Erechtites minimus (Poir.) DC.
Publication: Prodr. 6: 437. 1838.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Erechtites minima (Poir.) DC., orthographic variant [HC]
Erechtites prenanthoides (A. Richardson) DC.
Senecio minimus Poir. [JPM2]
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Erechtites minimus in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database

WA Flora Checklist: Erechtites minimus checklist entry

OregonFlora: Erechtites minimus information

E-Flora BC: Erechtites minimus atlas page

CalPhotos: Erechtites minimus photos

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