Taxon  Report   1915    
Chamaebatiaria millefolium  (Torr.) Maxim.
Desertsweet,  Fern bush
Chamaebatiaria millefolium
© 2004 Steve Matson
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Chamaebatiaria millefolium
© 2018 Matt Berger
Chamaebatiaria millefolium
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Chamaebatiaria millefolium, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Chamaebatiaria millefolium
© 2018 Sierra Pacific Industries
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Chamaebatiaria
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Northern Juniper Woodland, Shadscale Scrub

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Chamaebatiaria millefolium
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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 13, 2018).

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