Flora of the Southeastern United States
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Sida spinosa Linnaeus. Prickly Sida, Prickly-mallow, False-mallow. Phen: (May-) Jun-Nov. Hab: Disturbed areas, wet fields. Dist: Native of the Neotropics and Paleotropics.

Origin/Endemic status: Pantropics

Syn: = Ar, Bah, C, F, Fl4, FNA6, G, GrPl, Il, K1, K3, K4, Mi, Mo3, NcTx, NE, NY, Pa, RAB, S, Tn, Tx, Va, W, WH3, WI, WV, Fryxell (1985)

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