Taxon  Report   7917    
Tamarix ramosissima  Ledeb.
Saltcedar,  Tamarisk
Tamarix ramosissima
© 2010 Neal Kramer
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Tamarix ramosissima
© 2018 Larry E. Hendrickson
Tamarix ramosissima
© 2016 Joe Woods
Tamarix ramosissima, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: High

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Tamarix ramosissima
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Genus: Tamarix
Communities: wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 10, 2018).

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