Taxon  Report   962 
Atriplex argentea  Nutt.
silver saltweed, silverscale saltbush
Atriplex argentea, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: CHENOPODIACEAE  
Genus: Atriplex
Subspecies and Varieties:
Atriplex argentea var. argentea
Atriplex argentea var. expansa
Atriplex argentea var. hillmanii
Atriplex argentea var. longitrichoma
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Atriplex argentea  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (ATAR2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 17, 2014).

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