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Latin NameCommon NameFamilySynonymsEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Achyranthes asperaDevil's HorsewhipAmaranthaceae 23
Achyranthes bidentataNiu XiAmaranthaceae 23
Achyranthes faureri Amaranthaceae 11
Achyranthes japonicaJapanese Chaff FlowerAmaranthaceae 03
Alternanthera sissooBrazilian Spinach, Sambu, Samba lettuceAmaranthaceaeNone Known40
Amaranthus albusProstrate PigweedAmaranthaceae 20
Amaranthus bidentata Amaranthaceae 21
Amaranthus blitoidesMat AmaranthAmaranthaceae 20
Amaranthus blitumSlender Amaranth, Purple amaranthAmaranthaceaeA. blitum. L.42
Amaranthus campestris Amaranthaceae 21
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