Calflora
Taxon  Report   10020 
Iva axillaris  Pursh
Povertyweed
Iva axillaris
© 2010 Neal Kramer
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Iva axillaris
© 2011 Aaron Schusteff
Iva axillaris
© 2014 John Doyen
Iva axillaris, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Iva axillaris
© 2008 Steve Matson
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Iva
Communities:
Coastal Salt Marsh, Alkali Sink, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Iva axillaris var. robustior
TJM2 + PLANTS: Iva axillaris ssp. robustior
More information about  Iva axillaris
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos and ID tips from PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (IVAX)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2017).

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