Taxon  Report   5865 
Nitrophila occidentalis  (Nutt.) Moq.
boraxweed, western nitrophila
Nitrophila occidentalis, 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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Nitrophila occidentalis
© 2008 Steve Matson
Nitrophila occidentalis
© 2004 James M. Andre
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: AMARANTHACEAE   (CNPS + PLANTS: CHENOPODIACEAE)
Genus: Nitrophila
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Nitrophila occidentalis  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (NIOC2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 30, 2014).

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