Taxon  Report   1968 
Chenopodium californicum  (S. Watson) S. Watson
California goosefoot,  Pigweed, Soaproot
Chenopodium californicum
© 2007 Adonis (Don) Tate
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Chenopodium californicum
© 2014 Steve Matson
Chenopodium californicum
© 2008 Keir Morse
Chenopodium californicum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Chenopodium californicum
© 2006 Steve Matson
Family: CHENOPODIACEAE  
Genus: Chenopodium
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Chenopodium californicum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos and ID tips from PlantID.net

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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: Dec 11, 2016).

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