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Amaranthus cruentus  L.
red amaranth
Amaranthus cruentus, 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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Amaranthus cruentus
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Family: AMARANTHACEAE  
Genus: Amaranthus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Amaranthus hybridus ssp. cruentus
PLANTS: Amaranthus hybridus var. cruentus
PLANTS: Amaranthus paniculatus
 Information about  Amaranthus cruentus  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (AMCR4)

Commercial availability unknown.

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 02, 2015).

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