Calflora
Taxon  Report   972    
Atriplex coronata  S. Watson
Crownscale
Atriplex coronata
© 2010 Chris Winchell
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Atriplex coronata
© 1994 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Atriplex coronata
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Atriplex coronata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Atriplex coronata
© 1994 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Communities: Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Atriplex sordida
More information about  Atriplex coronata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ATCO3)

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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