Skip to main content

Mid-Florida Research & Education Center

Mid-Florida Research & Education Center

Dysphania ambrosioides

Mexican Tea (Dysphania ambrosioides) is cosmopolitan weed native to Mexico and Central to South America. It has been introduced worldwide and is considered a harmful weed by many countries. Mexican tea has high invasive potential and has naturalized worldwide.

  • Scientific Name: Dysphania ambrosioides
  • Common Name: Mexican Tea
  • Seasonality: Warm
  • Soil Type: Dry
  • Toxicity: Non-toxic
  • Plant Growth: Perennial

Photos of Dysphania ambrosioides