(Goosefoot) Chenopodium album
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August 29, 2004 , Antelope Island, Davis County, Utah - ©Nicky Davis
Size: up to 5 feet tall. Flowers: look like small green mealy lint balls. Leaves are covered with tiny, silver scales.
Uses: It is said to be one of the most nutritious best tasting wild greens and can be used in salads or as a cooked green. The seeds shouldn't be eaten .
Host Plant for Common Sootywing Butterfly - Pholisora catullus
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