Taxon  Report   7916    
Tamarix parviflora  DC.
Fourstamen tamarisk,  Smallflower tamarisk
Tamarix parviflora
© 2009 Barry Rice
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Tamarix parviflora
© 2015 Steve Matson
Tamarix parviflora
© 2009 Barry Rice
Tamarix parviflora, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Tamarix parviflora
© 2006 Laura Ann Eliassen
Genus: Tamarix
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: disturbed

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Tamarix tetrandra
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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).