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Last modified: 04/03/2013
Zea Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 2: 971. 1753.
List of Zea Species
Zea may ssp. mays (corn, maize) is a common agricultural species in our area. It is occasionally found adventive in 1st-year old-fields, field edges, and roadsides; but it never forms persisting populations.