Taxon  Report   1950    
Chamomilla suaveolens  (Pursh) Rydb.  
(no longer an active name)
Common pineapple weed,  Pineapple weed
Chamomilla suaveolens
© 2008 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Chamomilla suaveolens, 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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Chamomilla suaveolens
© 2008 Thomas Stoughton
Genus: Chamomilla
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Habitat: disturbed

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

ICPN + PLANTS accepted name:
Matricaria discoidea

NOTE: Chamomilla suaveolens is no longer an active name.
More information about  Chamomilla suaveolens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on Google Images
UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

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 14, 2018).

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