Taxon  Report   1975    
Chenopodium glaucum  L.
Oak leaved goosefoot
Chenopodium glaucum
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Chenopodium glaucum
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Chenopodium glaucum
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Chenopodium glaucum, 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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Chenopodium glaucum
© 2011 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Chenopodium
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Alkali Sink, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Chenopodium glaucum ssp. euglaucum
More information about  Chenopodium glaucum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).