Taxon  Report   289 
Ambrosia ambrosioides  (Cav.) Payne
Ambrosia bursage,  Ambrosia leaved burbush
Ambrosia ambrosioides
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Ambrosia ambrosioides, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Ambrosia ambrosioides
© 2006 Debra Valov
Genus: Ambrosia
Coastal Sage Scrub
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Franseria ambrosioides
More information about  Ambrosia ambrosioides
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: Oct 23, 2016).

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