Taxon  Report   293 
Ambrosia chenopodiifolia  (Benth.) Payne
San diego bur sage,  San diego bursage
Ambrosia chenopodiifolia
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Ambrosia chenopodiifolia
© 2013 Keir Morse
Ambrosia chenopodiifolia, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and Baja California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Ambrosia chenopodiifolia
© 1993 Arthur H. Bazell, M.D.
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Ambrosia
Community:
Coastal Sage Scrub
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Franseria chenopodiifolia
More information about  Ambrosia chenopodiifolia
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 28, 2016).

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