Taxon  Report   9951    
Euchiton gymnocephalus  (DC.) Holub
Creeping cudweed
Euchiton gymnocephalus
© 2008 Zoya Akulova
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Euchiton gymnocephalus
© 2017 Zoya Akulova
Euchiton gymnocephalus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Euchiton gymnocephalus
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Genus: Euchiton
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Habitat: disturbed

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Gnaphalium gymnocephalus
ICPN + PLANTS: Gnaphalium collinum
ICPN: Gnaphalium gymnocephalum
More information about  Euchiton gymnocephalus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 24, 2019).