Calflora
Taxon  Report   9500    
Matricaria occidentalis  Greene
Valley mayweed
Matricaria occidentalis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Matricaria
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Chamomilla occidentalis
More information about  Matricaria occidentalis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (MAOC)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 22, 2020).