Latin name: Bidens laevis (L.) Britton, Sterns. & Pogg.
  Pronunciation: BYE-dens LEE-vis

  Common name: Smooth beggar-ticks
  Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
  Habitat: Freshwater wetlands usually below 1000', wet
  lowlands, river bottoms

  Blooming period: August to November
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Bidens  2) laevis
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