Taxon  Report   292 
Ambrosia chamissonis  (Less.) E. Greene
Silver Beachweed,  beach bur
Ambrosia chamissonis, 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 chamissonis
© 2006 Matt Below
Ambrosia chamissonis
© 2009 Keir Morse
Ambrosia chamissonis
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Coastal Strand
Habitat: coastal [Walker]
Genus: Ambrosia
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Ambrosia chamissonis var. bipinnatisecta
PLANTS: Franseria chamissonis ssp. bipinnatisecta
PLANTS: Franseria chamissonis var. bipinnatisecta
PLANTS: Franseria chamissonis
XWALK: Ambrosia bipinnatifida
XWALK: Franseria chamissonis ssp. chamissonis
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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 31, 2015).

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