Taxon  Report   11825    
Matricaria discoidea  DC.
Pineapple weed
Matricaria discoidea, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
also called Chamomilla suaveolens

Bloom Period
Genus: Matricaria
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Chamomilla suaveolens
JEF + PLANTS: Matricaria matricarioides
JEF + PLANTS: Santolina suaveolens
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More information about  Matricaria discoidea
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Consortium of California Herbaria

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: May 31, 2020).