Taxon  Report   1979    
Chenopodium leptophyllum  (Moq.) Nutt. ex S. Watson
Narrowleaf goosefoot,  Thin leaved goosefoot
Chenopodium leptophyllum
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Chenopodium leptophyllum
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Chenopodium leptophyllum
© 2011 Jean Pawek
Chenopodium leptophyllum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Chenopodium leptophyllum
© 2011 Steve Matson
Genus: Chenopodium
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Chenopodium album var. leptophyllum
More information about  Chenopodium leptophyllum
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 23, 2019).