Conyzacanadensis (L.) Cronq. var. pusilla (Nutt.) Cronq.;Erigeroncanadensis L.;E.pusillus Nutt.
Meaning of Scientific Name
Conyza: from the Greek konops (flea), used by Pliny as a name for a fleabane; canadensis: of or from Canada and North America
☑ Piedmont ☑ Coastal Plain
☑ New Castle ☑ Kent ☑ Sussex
Coastal Plain Status
Species at Limit of Distribution
☐ Northern ☐ Southern
North American Distribution (Non-native, Adventive Species)
Coefficient of Conservatism
Year of earliest detection in Delaware (Non-native, Invasive species)
Global Origin (Non-native Species)
Parts used: Above-ground parts. Used internally as a tea for chronic inflammation of the gastrointestinal, upper respiratory, and genito-urinary tracts. Topically used for skin inflammations, wounds, ulcers, and hemorrhoids.