Chromolaena odorata

Chromolaena odorata - Bitter Bush/ Hagonoy/ Jack in the Bush/ Siam Weed/ Christmas Bush/ Devilweed/ Camfhur Grass/ Common Floss Flower/ Triffid
Family- Asteraceae

Nectar plant


Flowers. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 21-12-2012


Flowers. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 21-12-2012


Flowers. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 21-12-2012


Flower buds. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 21-12-2012


Flowers. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 21-12-2012


Flowers. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 21-12-2012


Flowers. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 21-12-2012


Rapala manea feeding nectar on flowers. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 09-12-2011


Rapala manea feeding nectar on flowers. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 09-12-2011


Rapala manea and Anthene lycaenina feeding nectar on flowers. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 09-12-2011


Euploea core feeding on nectar. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 09-12-2011


Euploea core feeding on nectar. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 09-12-2011


Euploea core feeding on nectar. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 09-12-2011


Euploea core feeding on nectar. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 09-12-2011


Athyma perius feeding on nectar. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 09-12-2011


Athyma perius feeding on nectar. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 09-12-2011


Remelana jangala feeding on nectar. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 09-12-2011


A male Cepora nerissa feeding on Chromolaena odorata flower. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 09-12-2011


Pelopidas agna feeding on nectar. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 09-12-2011


Pelopidas agna feeding on nectar. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 09-12-2011


Anthene lycaenina feeding nectar on flowers. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 09-12-2011


Anthene lycaenina feeding nectar on flowers. Jahangirnagar University Campus, Dhaka. 09-12-2011

Description: It is a big bushy herb or subshrub with pink-mauve or white tubular flowers native of north America. It is naturalized in parts of Asia, Africa and Australia. It grows easily in any types of habitats and one of the top alien invasive species. Flowering season october-december.