Taxon  Report   4535 
Kochia americana  S. Watson
green molly, red sage
Kochia americana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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Bloom Period
Communities: Joshua Tree Woodland, Shadscale Scrub, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: CHENOPODIACEAE  
Genus: Kochia
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS: accepted name: Bassia americana
Other Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Kochia americana var. vestita
TJM2: Kochia vestita
TJM2: Neokochia americana
 Information about  Kochia americana  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (BAAM4)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

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