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List of taxa for Amaranthus

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Amaranthus albus Tumbleweed; Tumbleweed amaranth View Specimen Details
Amaranthus arenicola Torrey's amaranth; Sandhill amaranth
Amaranthus blitoides Prostrate amaranth; Creeping amaranth View Specimen Details
Amaranthus cruentus Love-lies-bleeding; Red amaranth View Specimen Details
Amaranthus hybridus Green amaranth View Specimen Details
Amaranthus hybridus ×A. tuberculatus  
Amaranthus powellii Smooth pigweed
Amaranthus powellii subsp. powellii Smooth pigweed; Tall amaranth
Amaranthus retroflexus Rough pigweed; Rough green amaranth View Specimen Details
Amaranthus spinosus Spiny pigweed; Spiny amaranth View Specimen Details
Amaranthus tuberculatus Tall water hemp; Common water hemp View Specimen Details