Tamarix parviflora

de Candolle in A. P. de Candolle and A. L. P. P. de Candolle

in A. P. de Candolle and A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prodr. 3: 97. 1828

Common names: Small-flower tamarisk
IllustratedIntroducedWeedy
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 6. Treatment on page 416. Mentioned on page 414, 415.
Shrubs or trees, to 5 m. Leaves: blade lanceolate, 2–2.5 mm. Inflorescences 1.5–4 cm × 3–5 mm; bract exceeding pedicel, not reaching calyx tip. Flowers 4-merous; sepals 1–1.5 mm, margins entire or denticulate; petals oblong to ovate, 2 mm; antisepalous stamens 4, filaments confluent with nectar disc lobes, all originating from edge of disc. 2n = 24.

Phenology: Flowering early spring–early summer.
Habitat: Riverways, lakeshores
Elevation: 0–1500 m

Distribution

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Ariz., Calif., Colo., Kans., Miss., Nev., N.Mex., N.C., Okla., Oreg., Tex., Utah, Wash., s Europe, n Africa, introduced also in Mexico (Baja California), South America (Argentina), Australia.

Discussion

The name Tamarix tetrandra Pallas has been misapplied to T. parviflora.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

Facts about "Tamarix parviflora"
AuthorJohn F. Gaskin +
Authorityde Candolle in A. P. de Candolle and A. L. P. P. de Candolle +
Common nameSmall-flower tamarisk +
DistributionAriz. +, Calif. +, Colo. +, Kans. +, Miss. +, Nev. +, N.Mex. +, N.C. +, Okla. +, Oreg. +, Tex. +, Utah +, Wash. +, s Europe +, n Africa +, introduced also in Mexico (Baja California) +, South America (Argentina) + and Australia. +
Elevation0–1500 m +
HabitatRiverways, lakeshores +
IllustrationPresent +
Illustration copyrightFlora of North America Association +
IllustratorYevonn Wilson-Ramsey +
Introducedtrue +
PhenologyFlowering early spring–early summer. +
Publication titlein A. P. de Candolle and A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prodr. +
Publication year1828 +
ReferenceNone +
Source xmlhttps://jpend@bitbucket.org/aafc-mbb/fna-data-curation.git/src/f50eec43f223ca0e34566be0b046453a0960e173/coarse grained fna xml/V6/V6 789.xml +
Special statusIllustrated +, Introduced + and Weedy +
Taxon familyTamaricaceae +
Taxon nameTamarix parviflora +
Taxon parentTamarix +
Taxon rankspecies +
VolumeVolume 6 +