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Ambrosia chamissonis (Less. ) Greene
SILVER BUR RAGWEED
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Ambrosia chamissonis
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Ambrosia chamissonis (Less.) Greene
silver bur ragweed

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General Information
Symbol: AMCH4
Group: Dicot
Family: Asteraceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Forb/herb
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Native Status : AK   N
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L48   N
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Symbol Scientific Name
AMCHB Ambrosia chamissonis (Less.) Greene var. bipinnatisecta (Less.) J.T. Howell
FRCH4 Franseria chamissonis Less.
FRCHB Franseria chamissonis Less. ssp. bipinnatisecta (Less.) Wiggins & Stockw.
FRCHB2 Franseria chamissonis Less. var. bipinnatisecta

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Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae ⁄ Compositae – Aster family
Genus Ambrosia L. – ragweed
Species Ambrosia chamissonis (Less.) Greene – silver bur ragweed

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15. Ambrosia chamissonis (Lessing) Greene, Man. Bot. San Francisco. 188. 1894.

Franseria chamissonis Lessing, Linnaea 6: 507. 1831; F. chamissonis subsp. bipinnatisecta (Lessing) Wiggins & Stockwell; A. chamissonis var. bipinnatisecta (Lessing) J. T. Howell

Perennials, 50—150(—350+) cm. Stems prostrate or decumbent. Leaves mostly alternate; petioles 15—30(—45+) mm; blades rounded-deltate to ovate or obovate, 20—45(—70+) × 10—25(—50+) mm overall, not lobed or 1—2(—3)-pinnately lobed, bases cuneate, ultimate margins entire or toothed, abaxial and adaxial faces strigillose to sericeous. Pistillate heads clustered, proximal to staminates; florets 1. Staminate heads: peduncles 0.5—2 mm; involucres shallowly cup-shaped, 4—6+ mm diam., strigillose; florets 8—25(—50). Burs: bodies fusiform to ± pyriform, 4—7+ mm, ± strigillose to pilosulous, spines 8—16+, scattered, stoutly conic or flattened- to triquetrous-subulate, 0.5—1.5+ mm, tips straight. 2 n = 36.

Flowering Apr—Nov. Sandy beaches and strand; 0—10 m; B.C.; Alaska, Calif., Oreg., Wash.; Mexico (Baja California).

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Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
Beach-bur
ID: 6043 1632 1014 0015 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
ID: 8120 3181 4567 0020 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
Beach-bur
ID: 6043 1632 1014 0014 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
Beach-bur
ID: 6043 1632 1014 0008 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
Beach-bur
ID: 6043 1632 1014 0011 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Ambrosia chamissonis
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Beach-bur
ID: 6043 1632 1014 0012 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
ID: 8120 3181 4016 0078 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
Beach-bur
ID: 6043 1632 1014 0009 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
Beach-bur
ID: 6043 1632 1014 0007 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
Beach-bur
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© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
Beach-bur
ID: 6043 1632 1014 0010 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
ID: 8120 3181 4903 0138 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
Silver Burr Ragweed
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© 2004 Dr. Daniel L. Geiger

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
Beach-bur
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© 2004 Laura Ann Eliassen

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
Silver Beach Bur
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© 2006 Matt Below

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
Beach Bur
ID: 1351 3163 4284 0037 [detail]
Gerald and Buff Corsi
© 2006 California Academy of Sciences

Ambrosia chamissonis
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Beach Bur
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Gerald and Buff Corsi
© 2007 California Academy of Sciences

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
Beach Bur
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© 2008 Margo Bors

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
Beach Bur
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© 2008 Margo Bors

Ambrosia chamissonis
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Beach-bur
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© 2008 Neal Kramer

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
Beach-bur
ID: 0000 0000 1108 1345 [detail]
© 2008 Neal Kramer

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
Beach-bur
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© 2008 Neal Kramer

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
Beach-bur
ID: 0000 0000 0209 0088 [detail]
© 2009 Dr. Mark S. Brunell

Ambrosia chamissonis
Ambrosia chamissonis
Beach-bur
ID: 0000 0000 0209 0089 [detail]
© 2009 Dr. Mark S. Brunell

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