Acalypha virginica Linnaeus. Phen: Late Jun-Nov. Hab: Woodlands and disturbed ground. Dist: ME west to IN, IL, MO, and KS, south to c. GA and TX.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Synonymy: = Ar, C, F, FNA12, G, GrPl, GW2, Il, K1, K3, K4, Mi, NcTx, NE, NY, Pa, RAB, S, Tn, Tx, Va, W, Levin (1999b); = Acalypha virginica L. var. virginica – Govaerts, Frodin, & Radcliffe-Smith (2000)