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Chenopodium subglabrum (S. Watson) A. Nelson
Synonym(s): Chenopodium leptophyllum var. subglabrum
USDA Symbol: CHSU2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
With populations concentrated in two close but separate areas, one covering northern Montana, southern Alberta, southwest Saskatchewan, and southwest North Dakota, the other concentrated in eastern Wyoming, southwest South Dakota, and northwest Nebraska, and scattered, disjunct populations elsewhere, Chenopodium subglabrum is almost always found in sandy soils, particularly along watercourses. It is listed as a species of special concern by SARA (Species at Risk Act) in Canada.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Annual Habit: Herb Leaf Complexity: Simple Flower:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Red , Green , Brown
, WY Canada: AB
, SK Native Habitat:
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry
Soil Description: Sand
Record Last Modified: 2010-10-18
Research By: TWC Staff