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Plant Details

Anthemis cotula

Mayweed, Stinking Chamomile

Scientific Name:

Anthemis cotula

Genus:

Anthemis

Species Epithet:

cotula

Common Name:

Mayweed, Stinking Chamomile

Plant Type

Herb/Wildflower

Life Cycle

Annual (Herbs Only)

Plant Family

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Native/Alien:

Not Native to US

Size:

1-3 ft.

Bloom Color(s):

White

Light:

Sun - 6 or more hours of sun per day

Soil Moisture:

Dry

Bloom Time:

May, June, July

Growing Area:

Mountains, Piedmont, Sandhills, Coastal Plain

Leaf Arrangement:

Alternate

Leaf Retention:

Deciduous

Leaf Type:

Leaves veined, not needle-like or scale-like

Leaf Form:

Simple

Life Cycle:

Annual (Herbs Only)

Wildlife Value:

No known wildlife value

Landscape Value:

Not Recommended for home landscapes

Bloom

image

Martha Baskin
Natahala, NC
Early June

Plants

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Martha Baskin
Natahala, NC
Early June

Links:

USDA PLANTS Database Record

eFloras Plants


Bird-Friendly Native Plants



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