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Last updated 8/29/2017 by David Giblin.
Bassia scoparia (L.) A.J. Scott[HC2]
red belvedere, mock cypress, summer cypress

Publication: Feddes Repert. 81(2–3): 108. 1978.

Origin: Introduced from eastern Europe and southestern Asia

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: Taxonomy follows FNA, where it is noted that Kochia scoparia (L.) Schrad. subsp.densiflora (Turcz. ex Moq.) Aellen is a casual alien in North America. It can be identified by long floral pubescence and habit characters.

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Chenopodium scoparium L.
Kochia alata Bates
Kochia scoparia (L.) Schrad.[FNA4, HC]
Kochia scoparia (L.) Schrad. f. trichophylla (A. Voss) Stapf ex Schinz & Thell.
Kochia scoparia (L.) Schrad. ssp. scoparia[FNA4]