Taxon  Report   1060 
Bassia hyssopifolia  (Pallas) Volk.
five horn bassia,  fivehook bassia

Bassia hyssopifolia
© Donald Myrick 1999 California Academy of Sciences
Bassia hyssopifolia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as limited   (plant profile / CalWeedMapper).

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Bassia hyssopifolia
© 2008 Steve Matson
Genus: Bassia
weed, characteristic of disturbed places, wetland-riparian
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Echinopsilon hyssopifolius
PLANTS: Kochia hyssopifolia
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 10, 2015).

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