Taxon  Report   1971 
Chenopodium chenopodioides  (L.) Aellen
Low goosefoot
Chenopodium chenopodioides, 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
Wetlands: Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Blitum chenopodioides
PLANTS: Chenopodium botryodes
PLANTS: Chenopodium chenopodioides var. degenianum
PLANTS: Chenopodium chenopodioides var. lengyelianum
PLANTS: Chenopodium humile
PLANTS: Chenopodium rubrum var. glomeratum
PLANTS: Chenopodium rubrum var. humile
More information about  Chenopodium chenopodioides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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: Mar 20, 2018).

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