Calflora
Taxon  Report   2747    
Ditaxis neomexicana  (Müll. Arg.) A. Heller
Common ditaxis,  New mexico ditaxis
Ditaxis neomexicana
© 2009 Keir Morse
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Ditaxis neomexicana
© 2014 Don Davis
Ditaxis neomexicana
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Ditaxis neomexicana, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Ditaxis neomexicana
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Family: EUPHORBIACEAE  
Genus: Ditaxis
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Argythamnia neomexicana

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Argythamnia neomexicana
More information about  Ditaxis neomexicana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ARNE2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2018).