Taxon  Report   1963    
Chenopodium ambrosioides  L.  
(no longer an active name)
Mexican tea
Chenopodium ambrosioides, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.
Genus: Chenopodium
Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

ICPN + PLANTS other name:
Dysphania ambrosioides

NOTE: Chenopodium ambrosioides is no longer an active name.
More information about  Chenopodium ambrosioides
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: Oct 14, 2019).