Taxon  Report   287    
Amblyopappus pusillus  Hook. & Arn.
Amblyopappus,  Dwarf coastweed, Pineapple weed
Amblyopappus pusillus
© 2011 Neal Kramer
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Amblyopappus pusillus
© 2006 Steve Matson
Amblyopappus pusillus
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Amblyopappus pusillus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Amblyopappus pusillus
© 1995 Arthur H. Bazell, M.D.
Genus: Amblyopappus
Communities: Coastal Strand, Coastal Salt Marsh, Coastal Sage Scrub, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Amblyopappus pusillus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2018).