Calflora
Taxon  Report   373    
Anoda cristata  (L.) Schltdl.
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Anoda cristata
© 2012 Zoya Akulova
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Anoda cristata
© 2012 Zoya Akulova
Anoda cristata, 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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Anoda cristata
© 2012 Zoya Akulova
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: disturbed

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Anoda acerifolia
PLANTS: Anoda cristata var. brachyantha
PLANTS: Anoda cristata var. digitata
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More information about  Anoda cristata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ANCR2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2018).

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