Taxon  Report   2983 
Epilobium brachycarpum  C. Presl
Annual fireweed,  Panicled Willow herb, autumn willowweed, tall annual willowherb
Epilobium brachycarpum, 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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Epilobium brachycarpum
© 2007 Ron Wolf
Epilobium brachycarpum
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Genus: Epilobium
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Epilobium paniculatum var. hammondii
PLANTS: Epilobium paniculatum var. juncundum
PLANTS: Epilobium paniculatum var. paniculatum
PLANTS: Epilobium paniculatum var. subulatum
TJM2: Epilobium paniculatum var. jucundum
TJM2 + PLANTS: Epilobium paniculatum var. laevicaule
TJM2 + PLANTS: Epilobium paniculatum var. tracyi
TJM2 + PLANTS: Epilobium paniculatum
 Information about  Epilobium brachycarpum  from other sources:

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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: Aug 31, 2015).

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