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Quickweed (Galinsoga quadriradiata Cav.)

Also known as shaggy soldier.

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An annual plant, often growing as a relatively inconspicuous weedy plant, native to central and south America, and introduced in North America where it is locally common but has a patchy distribution.

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Introduced or Not Present

This tentative map is based on our own research. It may have limited data on Canada and/or Mexico, and there is some subjectivity in our assignment of plants as introduced vs. expanded. Read more in this blog post.