Neutral: On Mar 23, 2005, Xenomorf from Phoenix, AZ (Zone 9b) wrote: Kind of scraggly looking for a formal garden, but almost a necessity for a wild garden. Cooperative Extension, which staffs local offices in all 100 counties and with the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. Baccharis salicifolia Baccharis salicifolia (Ruiz & Pav.) Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center focused on protecting and preserving North America's native plants through native plant lists and image galleries, conservation, education, natural landscapes, seed collection - Millennium Seed Bank (MSB) Project, preserving and restoring native communities, spreading awareness on invasive species and gardening to attract wildlife. Carries nectar for all sorts of insects. INFORMATION PROVIDED WITH THE PHOTO: date of photo Apr 1, 1956 ; location Napa County, California, US; family Asteraceae; CalAcademy slide # T 4219 photo category: Plant - annual/perennial MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS PLANT; common names Mule-fat (CF, ITIS ) ; Look for Jepson Manual treatments, maps (University & Jepson Herbaria); View Calflora record for Baccharis salicifolia The effects of vegetation development upon achene production in the woody weed, groundsel bush (Baccharis halimifolia L.). [5,6].Its leaves are toothed, alternate, deciduous, and borne on green twigs .Eastern baccharis leaves secrete a sticky resin, thought to deter herbivory by all but the most specialized insects . Whitish-yellow flowers occur in numerous, terminal, flat-topped clusters. GENERAL BOTANICAL CHARACTERISTICS: Eastern baccharis is a much-branched, common shrub that seldom exceeds 16 feet (5 m) in height or 6 inches (16 cm) d.b.h. Plant it by a pond area. Pers. Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties.
Queensland Government, 2004. Australian Journal of Agricultural Research, 30(6):1053-1065. The species has a discontinuous distribution, found in western North America (California, southern Oregon, northern Baja California) and in South America (Brazil, Bolivia, etc. Melbourne, Australia: Inkata Press. Aphidoidea, Baccharis salicifolia, greenhouse experimentation, herbivores, induced resistance, limonene, methyl salicylate, myrcene, ocimene, plant damage, plant-insect relations, shrubs, volatile organic compounds Abstract: It is well known that plant damage by leaf‐chewing herbivores can induce resistance in neighbouring plants.
Noxious Weeds of Australia. Baccharis glutinosa is a species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common names saltmarsh baccharis and Douglas' falsewillow.. Groundsel bush: Baccharis halimifolia.