Taxon  Report   10763 
Amaranthus blitum  L.  ssp. emarginatus  (Moq. ex Uline & Bray) Carretero, Garmendia & Pedrol
Purple amaranth
Amaranthus blitum ssp. emarginatus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California.

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Genus: Amaranthus
Parent Record Amaranthus blitum.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS: accepted name: Amaranthus blitum var. emarginatus
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TJM2: Amaranthus emarginatus
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

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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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

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