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Amaranthus powellii  S. Watson
Powell's amaranth

Amaranthus powellii
© 2005 Steve Matson
Amaranthus powellii
© 2005 Steve Matson
Amaranthus powellii, 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 powellii
© 2005 Steve Matson
Genus: Amaranthus
Subspecies and Varieties:
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Amaranthus bouchonii
TJM2: Amaranthus powellii ssp. bouchonii
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Location Suitability

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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 30, 2015).

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