Taxon  Report   288 
Ambrosia acanthicarpa  Hook.
Annual turweed,  annual burrweed, annual bursage, annual burweed
Ambrosia acanthicarpa, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Ambrosia acanthicarpa
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Ambrosia acanthicarpa
© 2009 Steve Matson
Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub
Genus: Ambrosia
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Franseria acanthicarpa
PLANTS: Gaertneria acanthicarpa
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the 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:   (Accessed: Mar 30, 2015).

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