Taxon  Report   1973    
Chenopodium foliosum  (Moench) Asch.
Leafy goosefoot,  Strawberry blite
Chenopodium foliosum
© 2013 David Ogden
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Chenopodium foliosum
© 2015 GeraldCarr
Chenopodium foliosum
© 2015 Gerald Carr
Chenopodium foliosum, 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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Plant Characteristics
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Chenopodium foliosum
© © 2014 Dylan Neubauer
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: disturbed

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Blitum virgatum
PLANTS: Chenopodium virgatum
PLANTS: Morocarpus foliosus
More information about  Chenopodium foliosum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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: Oct 23, 2018).

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