EPPO Global Database

Bidens laevis(BIDLA)

Code created in: 2004-05-24

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: BIDLA
  • Preferred name: Bidens laevis
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Britton, Sterns & Poggenburg


USA (except northwestern), Mexico, Cuba, Colombia to Peru, northern Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay, southern Brazil. Introduced in Italy

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Bidens chrysanthemoides Michaux

Common names
Name Language
bur marigold English
large bur marigold English (US)
smooth beggarticks English
botoncillo Spanish
chipaca Spanish
duarte Spanish
masiquia Spanish