Taxon  Report   986 
Atriplex lentiformis  (Torrey) S. Watson
Big saltbush
Atriplex lentiformis
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Atriplex lentiformis
© 2014 Steve Matson
Atriplex lentiformis
© 2014 Steve Matson
Atriplex lentiformis, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Atriplex lentiformis
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Communities:
Alkali Sink, Valley Grassland, Coastal Salt Marsh, Coastal Sage Scrub, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh [Walker]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Obione lentiformis
More information about  Atriplex lentiformis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 10, 2016).

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