Taxon  Report   9799 
Chenopodium album  L.  var. album   (not an active name)
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Chenopodium album var. album, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Genus: Chenopodium
Parent Record Chenopodium album
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS
ICPN accepted name: Chenopodium album
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PLANTS: Chenopodium album var. lanceolatum
PLANTS: Chenopodium album var. polymorphum
PLANTS: Chenopodium amaranticolor
PLANTS: Chenopodium giganteum
PLANTS: Chenopodium lanceolatum
PLANTS: Chenopodium paganum
PLANTS: Chenopodium suecicum
NOTE: Chenopodium album var. album is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Jun 22, 2018).

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