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Goat weed, Tropic ageratum

Halbi Name plant
Main Photo of The Weed
Vernacular name Gundheli, Mahjua
Scientific name Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family Asteraceae
Season Kharif
Description
Plant Erect annual herb, stem often documbent, hairs on the nodes and young parts.
Leaves Broadly ovate to triangular, subcordate, rounded or truncate at base, serrate, thiny long hairy Photo Gallery
Flower Heads white or violet in corymbs, 50 80 flowered or thiny hairy 0.2 cm long. flowerseed
Fruit/ seed Achene oblong, ribbed or angled with pappus of 5, rarely 6 rough bristles, achene black, bristles white to cream coloured
Habitat and distribution Roadsides, wasteland, dryland
Flowering and fruiting August to March
Associated with Kharif upland flora
Habit
Inflorescence

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