Lambsquarter Water Drop (06/16/2012) I love the way that this lambsquarter is holding a drop of water as if it were a precious jewel. Lambsquarter is in the Goosefoot Family, which was recently combine with the Amaranth family.
Waterdrop (03/29/2013) This is a close up of a water drop held by a lambsquarter plant. Click to see bigger picture.
Amaranth is a family of flowering plants that includes a few succulents. Scientists recently combined the Goosefoot family with the Amaranth family. Many of the plants in the Goosefoot family are considered weeds, however the species includes edible native plants such as lambsquarter.