Calflora
Taxon  Report   1007    
Atriplex spinifera  J. F. Macbr.
Mojave saltbush,  Spinescale saltbush
Atriplex spinifera
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Atriplex spinifera
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Atriplex spinifera, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Atriplex spinifera
© 2005 Brent Miller
Family: CHENOPODIACEAE  
Genus: Atriplex
Communities: Alkali Sink, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Atriplex spinifera
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ATSP)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 21, 2018).

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