Bidens discoidea
(Small Beggarticks)

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               Seedpod                                           Leaf                                            Stem                                        Seed                                          Habit

Facts About this Plant:

    Common Names: Small Beggarticks, Swampp Beggarticks, Discoid Beggarticks
    Lifespan: Annual
    Zones: N/A
    Type: Forb
    Bloom Time: July - October
    Status: Native

Bidens discoidea, or Small Beggarticks, is native to the eastern half of the United States. It is an annual that grows in wet areas, like swamps, bogs, fens, swales, ditches and shorelines. It blooms from mid to late summer into fall, with small yellow flowers.

This plant looks similar to some other members of the genus. More information will be posted at a later time about differentiating other species.

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