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Wildflowers - Netseed Lambsquarters

Netseed Lambsquarters - Chenopodium berlandieri
Netseed Lambsquarters - Chenopodium berlandieri
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz

Netseed Lambsquarters is a very competitive weed because it grows fast and is a high user of water. It is common in disturbed areas.

Did You Know?

fire on the prairie

Fire is an important factor in protecting the prairie. Historically, fires burned across the prairie every 4 to 7 years. Fires burn the small trees that would otherwise march across the prairie and turn the grasslands to forest.