Taxon  Report   10846 
Dysphania ambrosioides  (L.) Mosyakin & Clemants
Mexican tea
Dysphania ambrosioides
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Dysphania ambrosioides
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
Dysphania ambrosioides
© 2008 Keir Morse
Dysphania ambrosioides, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is not native to California.

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Dysphania ambrosioides
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Genus: Dysphania
weed, characteristic of disturbed places, wetland-riparian
Habitat: disturbed
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Ambrina ambrosioides
PLANTS: Teloxys ambrosioides
PLANTS: Chenopodium retusum
PLANTS: Chenopodium obovatum
PLANTS: Chenopodium ambrosioides var. vagans
PLANTS: Chenopodium ambrosioides var. typicum
PLANTS: Chenopodium ambrosioides var. obovatum
PLANTS: Chenopodium ambrosioides var. chilense
ICPN + PLANTS: Chenopodium ambrosioides var. ambrosioides
PLANTS: Chenopodium ambrosioides ssp. euambrosioides
PLANTS: Teloxys vagans
ICPN + PLANTS: Chenopodium ambrosioides var. suffruticosum
ICPN + PLANTS: Chenopodium ambrosioides
More information about  Dysphania ambrosioides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Jepson eFlora

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 18, 2018).

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