Taxon  Report   1973    
Chenopodium foliosum  (Moench) Asch.
Leafy goosefoot,  Strawberry blite
Chenopodium foliosum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.

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

Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Blitum virgatum
PLANTS: Chenopodium virgatum
PLANTS: Morocarpus foliosus
More information about  Chenopodium foliosum
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: Dec 13, 2019).