Taxon  Report   13047    
Enchylaena tomentosa  R.Br.
Ruby saltbush
Enchylaena tomentosa
© Eugene Sturla
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Enchylaena tomentosa
© Eugene Sturla
Enchylaena tomentosa
© Eugene Sturla
Enchylaena tomentosa, 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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Plant Characteristics
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Enchylaena tomentosa
© 2015 Eugene Sturla
Genus: Enchylaena
Wetlands: Occurs in non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2018).