Taxon  Report   9731    
Bidens bipinnata  L.
Spanish needles
Bidens bipinnata
© © 2016 Keir Morse
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Bidens bipinnata
© 2016 Keir Morse
Bidens bipinnata
© 2016 Keir Morse
Bidens bipinnata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Bidens bipinnata
© 2016 Keir Morse
Genus: Bidens
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Bidens bipinnata var. biternatoides
More information about  Bidens bipinnata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).