Calflora
Taxon  Report   992    
Atriplex nummularia  Lindl.
Bluegreen saltbush
Atriplex nummularia
© © 2015 Antonia Pachmann
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Atriplex nummularia, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Family: CHENOPODIACEAE  
Genus: Atriplex
Communities: Coastal Strand

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Atriplex johnstonii
More information about  Atriplex nummularia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ATNU)

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 12, 2018).

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