Flowering Branch of Gomphrena Globosa
The common name of gomphrena is globe amaranth. The globosa variety blooms in july. The flowers are dark red. The plant is usually no taller than five inches.
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Nicholson, George The Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening, Div. VI (London, England: L. Upcott Gill, 1884)