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|Family: Chenopodiaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Chenopodium||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Chenopodium nevadense Standl.
Habit: Annual 15--40 cm, many-branched distally, branches forked in pairs; spheric in fruit. Leaf: blade 6--18 mm, ovate to +- diamond-shaped or elliptic, entire or generally 2-lobed, occasionally some teeth near base, lobes spreading; powdery abaxially, occasionally +- glabrous. Inflorescence: axillary and terminal, panicle-like. Flower: calyx lobes ovate, abaxially +- keeled, tip obtuse +- enclosing fruit. Fruit: wall minutely papillate, attached to seed. Seed: horizontal, < 0.8 mm, black.
Ecology: Washes, scrub; Elevation: 1400--2000 m. Bioregional Distribution: c SNH (e slope), SNE; Distribution Outside California: southeastern Oregon, Nevada. Flowering Time: Jun--Aug
eFlora Treatment Author: Steven E. Clemants & Nuri Benet-Pierce
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Chenopodium murale
Next taxon: Chenopodium polyspermum var. acutifolium
Citation for this treatment: Steven E. Clemants & Nuri Benet-Pierce 2016. Chenopodium nevadense, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=19186, accessed on May 31, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on May 31, 2016.