Achyranthes

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Achyranthes
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Core eudicots
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Amaranthaceae
Subfamily: Amaranthoideae
Genus: Achyranthes
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Species

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Achyranthes is a genus of medicinal and ornamental plants in the amaranth family, Amaranthaceae. Chaff flower is a common name for plants in this genus.[1]

Species include:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Achyranthes". Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database. USDA. Retrieved 7 January 2016. 

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