Calflora
Taxon  Report   281    
Amaranthus palmeri  S. Watson
Carelessweed,  Palmer's amaranth
Amaranthus palmeri, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Family: AMARANTHACEAE  
Genus: Amaranthus
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places, Creosote Bush Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Amaranthus palmeri
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (AMPA)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 23, 2019).