Taxon  Report   278 
Amaranthus fimbriatus  (Torrey) Benth.
Fringed amaranth
Amaranthus fimbriatus
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Amaranthus fimbriatus
© 2003 James M. Andre
Amaranthus fimbriatus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Amaranthus fimbriatus
© 2005 James M. Andre
Genus: Amaranthus
Creosote Bush Scrub, Sagebrush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Amaranthus fimbriatus var. fimbriatus
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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:   (Accessed: May 25, 2016).

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