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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Family: AMARANTHACEAE  
Genus: Amaranthus
Parent Record Amaranthus blitum
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
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TJM2: Amaranthus emarginatus
More information about  Amaranthus blitum ssp. emarginatus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

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USDA PLANTS Profile (AMBLE2)

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 29, 2016).

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