Devil's Beggartick

Bidens frondosa


Other Names:
Common Beggarticks, Sticktight

Devil's Beggartick is a native plant in the aster family found through most of the United States. It is in the genus Bidens, which means "two teeth". Most of the species in this genus have barbs and bristles; they are drought-tolerant, and certain species of moths and butterflies are attracted to them.

Identification Tools

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Devil's Beggarticks
Whole plant, in bloom

Devil's Beggarticks
A close-up of flowers

Devil's Beggarticks
Beggarticks plant

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