Calflora
Taxon  Report   11366    
Atriplex prostrata  Boucher ex DC.
Fat-hen
Atriplex prostrata
© 2012 Robert Sikora
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Atriplex prostrata
© 2004 Bob Huettmann
Atriplex prostrata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California.

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Atriplex prostrata
© 2003 George W. Hartwell
Family: CHENOPODIACEAE  
Genus: Atriplex

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Atriplex latifolia
PLANTS: Atriplex patula var. hastata
PLANTS: Atriplex patula var. triangularis
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More information about  Atriplex prostrata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ATPR)

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 16, 2018).

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