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Cosmos sulphureus Cav.
sulphur cosmos

       
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Photo of Cosmos sulphureus Cav.
Steve Hurst. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory. Peru. Usage Requirements.
 
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Images:
Cosmos sulphureus Cav.

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Distribution:
Cosmos sulphureus Cav.

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Distribution Map Legend

See U.S. county distributions (when available) by clicking on the map or the linked states below:

USA (AL, AR, CA, CT, DE, FL, GA, IL, LA, MD, MI, MO, NC, NJ, NY, OK, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA), USA+ (PR, VI)

Subordinate Taxa:
Cosmos sulphureus Cav.

View 483 genera in Asteraceae, 4 species in Cosmos
 

Classification:
Cosmos sulphureus Cav.

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Domain
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae – Aster family
Genus Cosmos Cav. – cosmos
Species Cosmos sulphureus Cav. – sulphur cosmos
 

U.S. Weed Information:
Cosmos sulphureus Cav.

cosmos

This plant can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted below. This plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above. Click on an acronym to view each weed list, or click here for a composite list of Weeds of the U.S.

SEEPPC        Southeast Exotic Pest Plant Council. 1996. Invasive exotic pest plants in Tennessee (19 October 1999). Research Committee of the Tennessee Exotic Pest Plant Council. Tennessee.
 

Introduced Information:
Cosmos sulphureus Cav.

This plant is introduced to some part of the PLANTS Floristic Area, though it may be native in other parts. Click on link below for a partial or complete list of PFA introduced plants.

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More Accounts and Images:
Cosmos sulphureus Cav.

View photographs from CalPhotos.

View species account and distribution from USF Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants.

View species account from ARS Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN).

View taxonomic account from Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) for ITIS Taxonomic Serial Number 37165.

View species account and distribution map from Jepson Interchange (University of California - Berkeley).

View photographs and distribution from University of Tennessee Herbarium.

 
 
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