Calflora
Taxon  Report   10847    
Dysphania botrys  (L.) Mosyakin & Clemants
Jerusalem oak goosefoot
Dysphania botrys
© 2008 John Dittes
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Dysphania botrys
© 2008 Keir Morse
Dysphania botrys
© 1998 Larry Blakely
Dysphania botrys, 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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Dysphania botrys
© 2008 John Dittes
Family: CHENOPODIACEAE  
Genus: Dysphania
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: Botrydium botrys
PLANTS: Teloxys botrys
ICPN + PLANTS: Chenopodium botrys
More information about  Dysphania botrys
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).