Alternanthera sessilis is a weed that inhabits many areas of the world. It is a pest of sugarcane, a weed of rice in tropical areas, and an agricultural weed that. Alternanthera sessilis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species e. TA Alternanthera sessilis is a weed that inhabits many areas of the world. It occupies moist areas and can be found from sea level to over m.

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It proposes management of the weed so that infestations can be eradicated in Australia. Achyranthes triandraRoxb. Demography and Conservation Demography and Conservation Trends.

The plant has been readily used for food partly due to its abundance. Alterrnanthera North America it has been recorded flowering during summer or early autumn Holm et al. This paper wishes to raise awareness of alligator weed in Australia.

Achyranthes linearifoliaSw. A checklist of the total vascular plant flora of Singapore: Occurrence Occurrence Occurrence Records. This website gives information on the distribution of the the species, common names, uses, and the properties of the plant. Encyclopedia of Life EOL.

Natural Histories and Distribution. The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. Alternantherra species also serves as good ground cover and fodder. In India, the plants flower and fruit throughout the year with most vigorous vegetative growth at the onset of the monsoon season, and most vigorous reproductive growth at the end of the season.

This paper provides an example from Vietnam of the continued use of a multitude of edible wild vegetables. This gives full information on the ecology and distribution, as well as similar species of invasives.

Research on how the competition of altrrnanthera species is affecting the plant’s population is recommended. A study of the citrus root mealybug a new insect on citrus in China. It is commonly associated with roadsides, pathways, wasteland, irrigation canals, ditches, dykes, gardens, swamps, and fallow ground.

The role of diversity and functional traits of species in community invisability. Achyranthes polygonoidesL. Sesailis is adapted to grow on a range of soil types ranging from poor sandy or alkaline soils, to loam or black cotton soils. It has been used widely around the world for its medicinal uses, as well as for food. Adventitious and post-cultural vegetation of Kisangani and the Tshopo Upper Zaire.

It is also a weed of rice in tropical areas, and is also associated with bananas and other cereal crops FNWD, Brown Alternanthera glabra Alternanthera nodiflora R. Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern.

Alternanthera sessilis – Wikipedia

The stems are generally sessliis, creeping, often rooting at the nodes, sometimes floating or ascending at the tips, cylindrical and slightly hairy, with numerous, erect branches. Widespread in the tropics and subtropics of the world.

Flower In axillary spikes, sessile; white. We present a systematic, updated checklist of larval host plants of the butterflies of the Western Pathway Alternanthera sessilis can be dispersed through horicultural activities Maki alternanthea Galatowitsch, Principal source: