Taxon  Report   11243    
Chenopodium littoreum  Benet-Pierce & M.G. Simpson
Coastal goosefoot
Chenopodium littoreum
© 2011 Aaron E. Sims
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Chenopodium littoreum
© 2015 Aaron E. Sims and CNPS
Chenopodium littoreum
© 2011 Aaron E. Sims
Chenopodium littoreum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details)

point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Chenopodium littoreum
© 2011 CNPS, San Luis Obispo Chapter
Genus: Chenopodium
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Chenopodium carnosulum var. patagonicum
More information about  Chenopodium littoreum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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 17, 2019).