Chenopodium album agg.

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaChenopodiaceaeChenopodiumChenopodium album agg.

Ecology

Annuals of disturbed, nutrient-rich habitats, including cultivated fields and gardens, manure heaps, waste ground, rubbish tips and soil heaps. Copious seed is produced, resulting in a long-lived seed bank. Generally lowland, but reaching 435 m in Clun Forest (Salop).

Status

Native

World Distribution

Eurasian Wide-temperate element, but naturalised in N. America so distribution is now Circumpolar Wide-temperate.

Atlas Change Index: -0.73

JNCC Designations

NBNSYS0000003091