Calflora
Taxon  Report   1971    
Chenopodium chenopodioides  (L.) Aellen
Low goosefoot
Chenopodium chenopodioides
© 2015 Robert Carr
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Chenopodium chenopodioides
© 2013 David Ogden
Chenopodium chenopodioides, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Chenopodium chenopodioides
© 2015 Robert Carr
Family: CHENOPODIACEAE  
Genus: Chenopodium
Communities: wetland-riparian

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Blitum chenopodioides
PLANTS: Chenopodium botryodes
PLANTS: Chenopodium chenopodioides var. degenianum
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More information about  Chenopodium chenopodioides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CHCH)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 15, 2018).

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