Taxon  Report   10849    
Dysphania pumilio  (R. Br.) Mosyakin & Clemants
Tasmanian goosefoot
Dysphania pumilio
© 2013 Jean Pawek
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Dysphania pumilio
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Dysphania pumilio
© 2013 Jean Pawek
Dysphania pumilio, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details)

point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Dysphania pumilio
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Genus: Dysphania
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Habitat: disturbed

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Chenopodium carinatum
PLANTS: Teloxys pumilio
ICPN + PLANTS: Chenopodium pumilio
More information about  Dysphania pumilio
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (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:   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).