Gallant Soldier Galinsoga parviflora CavanillesNon-native    Synonyms: Small-flowered Quickweed.
Kingdom Plantae   >   Division Tracheophyta   >   Class Magnoliopsida   >   Order Asterales   >   Family Asteraceae   >   Genus Galinsoga   


Not as common as the similar Shaggy Soldier.


Easily separated from Shaggy Soldier by the glabrous or sparsely hairy stem. If stem hairs are present they will be appressed. Shaggy Soldier has stems with dense spreading hairs.

There are 9 records in the project database.

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A Gallant Soldier in Garrett Co., Maryland (6/12/2014). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

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