Calflora
Taxon  Report   7945    
Tetragonia tetragonioides  (Pallas) Kuntze
New zealand spinach
Tetragonia tetragonioides, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Limited
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: AIZOACEAE  
Genus: Tetragonia
Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh

Communities: Coastal Strand, Coastal Salt Marsh

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Tetragonia expansa
More information about  Tetragonia tetragonioides

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: Aug 25, 2019).