California Amaranth (Amaranthus californicus)
California Amaranth Species Description
This species is native to North America north of Mexico.
Allergenicity: California Amaranth (Amaranthus californicus) is a moderate allergen.
Pollination: Occurs in following seasons depending on latitude and elevation: Summer to Fall.
Angiosperm - Flowering Dicot: Plants in this group have two embryonic leaves (dicotyledons). Examples of dicotyledons are beans, buttercups, oaks, sunflowers, etc.
Forb: A broad-leaved herb other than a grass, especially one growing in a field, prairie, or meadow.
Annual: Plants in which the entire life cycle is completed within one growing season.
Wetland Plant: Plants growing in aquatic or wetland habitats. These include all known floating, submerged, and emergent taxa, plus those that are found in permanently or seasonally wet habitats.
Herbaceous Stem: Not woody, lacking lignified tissues.
California Amaranth Species Usage
More California Amaranth (Amaranthus californicus) imagesby Jessie M. Harris from BONAP