Taxon  Report   9011 
Amaranthus powellii  S. Watson  ssp. powellii   (not an active name)
Powell's amaranth
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Amaranthus powellii ssp. powellii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Genus: Amaranthus
Parent Record Amaranthus powellii
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
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ICPN accepted name: Amaranthus powellii
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PLANTS: Amaranthus bracteosus
PLANTS: Amaranthus retroflexus var. powellii
PLANTS: Amaranthus viscidulus
NOTE: Amaranthus powellii ssp. powellii is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 20, 2018).

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