An occasional weed of cultivated areas and nutrient rich soils. Noted for its deep red stems and reddish flowers but one of several similar species.
|Common Name||Red Goosefoot|
|Scientific Name||Chenopodium rubrum|
|Species Group||Goosefoot Family Amaranthaceae|
|Family||Goosefoot family - Chenopodiaceae|
|Flower Colour Group||Green|
|Look for||Stout red stem and large leaves often with a reddish tinge|
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