Calflora
Taxon  Report   7293    
Salsola damascena  Botsch.
Russian thistle
Salsola damascena
© 2012 Quinn Cypher
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Salsola damascena, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

Interactive Distribution Map


Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)



point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations



Bloom Period
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Salsola vermiculata

 
More information about  Salsola damascena
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (SAVE6)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2018).

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