Calflora
Taxon  Report   7917    
Tamarix ramosissima  Ledeb.
Saltcedar,  Tamarisk
Tamarix ramosissima, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: High
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: TAMARICACEAE  
Genus: Tamarix
Communities: wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

 
More information about  Tamarix ramosissima

Tamarix:  the Latin name for this plant derived from the Tamaris River in Spain (contributed by Cynthia Powell)

ramosissimus:  very branched (contributed by Cynthia Powell)


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: Oct 23, 2019).